CBI ARRESTS A JUNIOR ENGINEER OF MILITARY ENGINEER SERVICES(MES) FOR ACCEPTING BRIBE OF RS. 30,000/-


 

Press Release
New Delhi, 24.09.2020

The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Junior Engineer of Military Engineer Services(MES), Paradeep (Odisha), while demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs. 30,000/- from the complainant.

CBI has registered a case U/s 7 of the PC Act, 1988 (as amended in 2018) on a complaint alleging therein that the accused demanded a bribe of Rs.30,000/- from complainant’s relative for forwarding bio-data of 06 persons of complainant’s firm to the Office of GE(I), MES, Bhubaneswar for formal approval relating to the Work Order in favour of complainant’s firm. CBI laid a trap and caught the accused red-handed while demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs.30,000/- from the complainant.

Searches at the office and residence of accused were conducted and incriminating documents were recovered.

The arrested accused is being produced today before the Special Judge, CBI cases, Bhubaneswar.

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