CBI REGISTERS A CASE AGAINST DIRECTOR (TELECOM) OF RAILWAYS ON THE ALLEGATIONS OF POSSESSING DISPROPORTIONATE ASSETS, AND CONDUCTS SEARCHES
The Central Bureau of
Investigation has registered a case against a Director(Telecom), Research
Design and Standards Organization (Ministry of Railways), Manak Nagar, Lucknow
(Uttar Pradesh) and his wife on the allegations of possessing disproportionate
It was alleged that the said
public servant (an officer of IRSSE:2006 Batch), after promotion to the post of Senior
Divisional Signal & Telecom Engineer (Sr. DSTE), had served at Eastern
Railway, Malda Town (West Bengal) during the period 2015 to 2016. Thereafter,
he joined as Joint Director (S&T), Urban Transport & High Speed, RDSO,
Lucknow, where he remained posted from 2017 to August, 2018. It was further alleged
that the said public servant had acquired assets to the tune of
Rs.76,45,092/- (approx) which were disproportionate to his known sources of
income during the period from 01.01.2015 to 31.12.2017. It was also alleged
that during the said period, the accused had acquired immovable & movable
assets, amounting to Rs.81,42,360/-(approx)
in his name and in the name of his wife.
Searches are being conducted
today at 04 locations including at Lucknow, Jaunpur and Mau (Uttar Pradesh) in
the office & residential premises of the accused which has led to recovery
of several incriminating documents.
Investigation is continuing.