FOUR YEARS RIGOROUS IMPRISONMENT TO THEN ASSISTANT ENGINEER OF CANTONMENT BOARD IN A BRIBERY CASE

Press Release
New Delhi, 02.03.2017

         

         The Special Judge, CBI Cases, Dehradun (Uttarakhand) has sentenced Shri Sunil Kumar Bhatnagar, then Assistant Engineer of Cantonment Board, Roorkee, Haridwar to undergo four years Rigorous Imprisonment with fine of Rs.20,000/- in a bribery case.

         CBI had registered a case on a complaint under section 7 of PC Act against Shri Sunil Kumar Bhatnagar, Assistant Engineer, Cantonment Board, Roorkee, Haridwar on the allegations of demanding an illegal gratification of Rs.5,000/- for releasing the work in respect of tender allotted in favour of complainant’s firm. CBI laid a trap and caught the accused red handed while demanding & accepting the bribe of Rs.5000/- from the complainant. A charge sheet was filed against the accused on 18-11-2013 in the Court of Special Judge, CBI Cases, Dehradun under section 7 and 13(2) read with 13(1)(d) of PC Act, 1988.

         The Trial court found the accused guilty and convicted him.



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