CBI FILES A CHARGESHEET AGAINST THEN SENIOR MANAGER (ENGINEERING), JORHAT AIRPORT(ASSAM) IN A BRIBERY CASE

Press Release
New Delhi , 17.06.2013

            The Central Bureau of Investigation has filed Charge Sheet in the Court of Special Judge, CBI cases Guwahati(Assam) against then Sr. Manager, Engineering(Civil) AAI, Jorhat Airport, Assam U/s 7 and 13(2) r/w 13(1)(d) of Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 in a bribery case.

 

            A case was registered on 24.12.2012 against Sr. Manager, Engineering(Civil) AAI, Jorhat Airport, Jorhat regarding demand of bribe for Rs. 75,000/- from the complainant for clearing & passing his pending for the works executed by him in Jorhat Airport. Accordingly a trap was laid by the CBI and the accused was caught red handed while demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs. 50,000/- from the complainant. The accused was arrested on 26/12/2012 and released on bail on 26-2-2013.

 

            After 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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