THEN PRESIDENT OF A POLITICAL PARTY SENTENCED TO UNDERGO FOUR YEARS IMPRISONMENT WITH FINE OF RS.ONE LAKH IN A CORRUPTION CASE.

Press Release
New Delhi , 28.04.2012

            The Special Judge, CBI Cases, Dwarka Courts, New Delhi has today sentenced Shri Bangaru Laxman, the then President of a Political Party to undergo four years imprisonment with fine of Rs.One Lakh in a corruption case.

 

            A chargesheet was filed against Shri Bangaru Laxman in 2006 by CBI U/s 9 of the P C Act 1988. Shri Bangaru Laxman was secretly video recorded in a sting operation conducted by representative of a web portal while accepting alleged illegal gratification of Rs.One lakh, purportedly meant for pushing the case of procurement of Hand Held Thermal Imagers for the Indian Army. The representative of the web portal was posing as a dealer of the said equipments, as part of the sting operation.

 

            The Court convicted Shri Bangaru Laxman yesterday U/s 9 of the PC Act, 1988.

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