CBI ARRESTS A GENERAL MANAGER AND HIS SENIOR PA FOR ACCEPTING BRIBE OF Rs. 26,000/-


 

Press Release
New Delhi, 09.06.2020

The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested a General Manager and his Senior PA, both posted at Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) Barka Sayal Area, District Ramgarh (Jharkhand) in a bribery case.

A case was registered on a complaint against General Manager, CCL, Barka Sayal Area, District Ramgarh (Jharkhand) and Senior PA to GM, CCL u/s 120-B of IPC and Section 7 of PC Act, 1988 (as amended in 2018). It was alleged that the accused had demanded a bribe of Rs. 26000/- i.e @ 2% of the total value of work order of Rs. 13 lakh (approx) for according final approval on Tender Committee Recommendation (TCR) for the work relating to maintenance and strengthening of road with GSB under Birsa Project, Distt. Hazaribagh. The General Manager was competent to accord said approval. CBI laid a trap and caught the Senior PA red handed while demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs. 26,000/- from the complainant on behest of General Manager, CCL for getting final approval on TCR for the said work. Searches were conducted at the premises of both the accused.

Both the arrested accused are being produced today before the Special Judge, CBI Cases, Ranchi.

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