CBI REGISTERS A CASE AGAINST SIX ACCUSED INCLUDING A FORMER CBI OFFICER AND CONDUCTS SEARCHES


 

Press Release
New Delhi, 04.10.2020

The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against six accused including a former CBI official. It was alleged that the accused were found in conspiracy to influence the ongoing investigation of a case. It was further alleged that there was a demand of Rs.50 lakh from the accused company through one Chartered Accountant for influencing the ongoing investigation of a case in favour of the said company. CBI laid a trap. The Chartered Accountant and the former official were arrested for allegedly exchanging of Rs.25 lakh between them on behalf of said company. The alleged bribe money was recovered from the residence of former official.

Searches were conducted at eight places including Delhi/NCR, Ranchi at the premises of accused which led to recovery of incriminating documents and cash.

Both the arrested accused were produced yesterday before the Special Judge, Delhi and were remanded to Police Custody upto 09.10.2020.

Investigation is continuing.

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