CBI FILES A CHARGESHEET AGAINST TWO PRIVATE PERSONS AND OFFICIAL OF A SWITZERLAND BASED DEFENCE FIRM IN A BRIBERY CASE

Press Release
New Delhi , 06.06.2013

            The Central Bureau of Investigation has filed a chargesheet before the Special Judge, CBI cases, Patiala House Courts, New Delhi against two private persons ; and official of a Switzerland based defence firm for offences punishable U/s. 120-B IPC r/w Section 8 of P.C. Act, 1988.

 

            A case was registered by CBI on 05.06.2012 on the allegation that a Switzerland based defence firm was recommended for blacklisting and the process of the same was underway.

 

            A private person got in touch with the firm and assured them for stalling the process of blacklisting.

 

            For this purpose, he allegedly obtained gratification of USD 5,30,000 which was routed to India via a USA based firm.

 

            After thorough investigation, CBI filed a Chargesheet.

 

            The public is reminded that the above findings are based on the investigation done by CBI and evidence collected by it. Under the Indian Law, the accused are presumed to be innocent till their guilt is finally established after a fair trial.

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