CBI REGISTERS A CASE AGAINST GENERAL MANAGER OF BCCL AND OTHERS FOR ALLEGEDLY CHEATING BCCL

Press Release
New Delhi , 07.03.2012

            The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against 13 public servants & one private person including GM, Kustore Area(Jharkhand) of BCCL(Bharat Cooking Coal Ltd.) and others under section 120 B read with 420,468 & 471 IPC and Section 13(2) read with 13(1)(d) of PC Act 1988. The allegations relate to criminal conspiracy between the public servants and the private company to cheat BCCL(Bharat Cooking Coal Ltd.) to the tune of approximately Rs. 35.40 lacs in the allotment and payment for various repairs of electrical item including switch, over head lines etc. in Kustore area. It is alleged that payments has been made for unexecuted or uncompleted works by using bogus documents and forged bills.

 

            Searches were conducted at nearly 30 locations in Dharba, Chatra and other districts of Jharkhand and in Bakura district of West Bengal. Incriminating documents recovered are being scrutinized.  One country made illegal revolver and a live cartridge was also recovered from the residence of private accused person.This unlicenced weapon and cartridge have been handed over to the local police station for necessary legal action.

 

            Further investigation is continuing.

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