CBI ARRESTS A MANAGER OF NTPC FOR ACCEPTING BRIBE OF RS. ONE LAKH


 

Press Release
New Delhi, 16.07.2020

The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Manager, National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) Ltd, Phalodi, District Jodhpur (Rajasthan) for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs. one lakh from the complainant.

A case was registered on a complaint against Manager, National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) Ltd. Phalodi, District Jodhpur U/s 7 of PC Act, 1988 (as Amended in 2018) on the allegations that the accused demanded a bribe of Rs. 3,50,000/- from the complainant for smooth functioning of the work relating to cleaning of Solar Plant at Bhadla, Phalodi District Jodhpur. CBI laid a trap and caught the accused red handed while demanding & accepting bribe of Rs. 1,00,000/- as instalment. Searches were conducted at the premises of accused at Phalodi and Bhilwara (Rajasthan) which led to recovery of incriminating documents.

The arrested accused will be produced today in the Court of Special Judge, CBI Cases, Jodhpur.

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