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The Supreme Court will hear a plea seeking registration of an FIR against against political leaders, including congress chief Sonia Gandhi and former PM Manmohan Singh, in the controversial AugustaWestland VVIP chopper scam on May 6.

A bench led by Justice TS Thakur ordered listing of the PIL when advocate ML Sharma said that it was an urgent matter and should be heard at the earliest.

Meanwhile, Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said that the complete details on the alleged chopper scam would be placed before the Parliament on May 4.

“I will place the detailed chronology, giving facts about the chopper deal before Parliament on Wednesday. I will place the detailed chronology, giving how and when necessary clauses or provisions were relaxed to suit the company,” he had told the reporters last week.