CBI REGISTERS A CASE AGAINST AN ASSISTANT GARRISON ENGINEER OF MES FOR DEMANDING AND ACCEPTING BRIBE

Press Release
New Delhi , 15.03.2012

            The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against an Assistant Garrison Engineer (A Major Rank officer), MES, Umroi Cantonment (Meghalaya) U/s 7 of P.C.Act, 1988 for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs.25,000/- from the complainant.

 

            It was alleged in the complaint that the accused had demanded Rs.50,000/- as bribe for clearing of pending bills of the complainant and also for issuing fresh work order for maintenance works..

 

            A trap was laid by the Shillong Branch of CBI. The accused was caught red handed while demanding and accepting a bribe Rs.25,000/- as part payment of the demanded amount from the complainant.

 

            Further investigation is in progress.

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