Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta has been appointed Special Public Prosecutor (SPP) in the 2G matter and related cases.
The notification appointing Mehta was issued on February 8. It reads as follows:
"In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (8) of section 24 of the Code of Criinal Procedure, 1973 (2 of 1974), the Central Government hereby appoints Shri Tushar Mehta, Advocate, New Delhi, as Special Public Prosecutor for conducting prosecution, appeals/revisions . . .
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