B Ramalinga Raju
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India Satyam Computers former head jailed for fraud

An Indian court has sentenced the former head of Satyam Computers and nine others to seven years in prison in one of the country's biggest ever corporate scandals.

B Ramalinga Raju, who founded the software services giant, denied charges of conspiracy, cheating and forgery but admitted to accounting malpractices.

The case has received a lot of publicity, and has been described as "India's Enron".

Samira Hussain reports from Mumbai.

  • 09 Apr 2015
  • From the section India