CBI ARRESTS A BRANCH MANAGER AND AN ASSISTANT MANAGER OF UCO BANK IN A BRIBERY CASE

Press Release
New Delhi, 07.06.2018

The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Branch Manager and an Assistant Manager, both working in UCO Bank, Kochadhaman Branch, Kishanganj (Bihar) for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs. 30,000/- from the complainant.

CBI has registered a case on the allegations that the complainant was sanctioned loan by DIC (District Industry Centre), Kishanganj under PMEGP for grill manufacturing. The accused persons were demanding bribe @ 14% for releasing the said loan amount to the complainant. During negotiation, they demanded Rs. 45,000/- and agreed to accept Rs. 30,000/- (Rs. 18,000/- for Manager and Rs. 12,000/- for Assistant Manager). CBI laid a trap and caught both the accused while demanding & accepting the bribe from the complainant.

Both the arrested accused will be produced before the Special Judge-1, CBI Cases, Patna.



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