CBI arrests G.M. BCCL, Dhanbad, Jharkhand for offering bribe of Rs.5 lakh to an officer of CBI

Press Release
New Delhi , 04-08-2011

The Central Bureau of Investigation has today arrested General Manager, BCCL, Dhandbad, Jharkand while abetting and offering bribe of Rs. 5 lakh (five lakh) to an officer of the CBI for getting favours in the matter of on-going joint surprise check conducted jointly by CBI and Vigilance Department of BCCL, Dhanbad in Regional Open Cast Project (ROCP) of Kustore area, BCCL, Dhanbad on the allegation of mixing of soil and stone in the coal stock of ROCP, Kustore Area, BCCL, Dhanbad to cover up the shortage.

The accused tried to influence the joint surprise check by offering the said bribe amount. The accused was arrested while offering the bribe.

This joint surprise check was started on 02.08.2011 and the same is continued till date.

The searches at the residential premises of the accused are being conducted.