CBI ARRESTS TWO OFFICIALS OF JABALPUR-BASED FOUNDRY AND TWO PRIVATE PERSONS IN A BRIBERY CASE

Press Release
New Delhi , 01.10.2012

            The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested four persons including a fitter of a Jabalpur-based Foundry; his father (a private person); a charge man of a Foundry in Jabalpur and another private person in a bribery case.

 

            A case was registered against one Master Craftsman; Fitter & a charge man, all three of Jabalpur-based Foundry and one private person U/s 120 (B) IPC and section 7, 13 (2) r/w 13 (1) (d) of PC Act, 1988 on the allegation that the Master Crafts-Man & Charge man, both Jabalpur-based Foundry entered into a criminal conspiracy with one private person and unknown officials of Jabalpur-based Foundry. In pursuance thereof, the accused demanded and accepted huge bribe amount from the Fitter for manipulating selection process and getting him appointed as Fitter in Jabalpur-based Foundry. Subsequent to declaring fit in medical examination, the said fitter had joined.

 

            After registration of the case, searches were conducted at 8 places at Jabalpur and Katn (Madhya Pradesh) including residential & office of the accused persons. During searches at the premises connected with Master Craftsman (main accused), cash of Rs. 65,000/- (approx), hand written answer sheets, question papers, concerned answer sheets, application forms, details of Bank Transactions and other incriminating documents related to the competitive written examination & practical/interview etc. for appointment of semi skill employees for 70 vacancies were recovered. Scrutiny of incriminating documents is being conducted.

 

            The arrested accused were produced in the Court of special Judge for CBI Cases, Jabalpur and were remanded Custody.

 

            Further Investigation is continuing.

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