CBI ARRESTS TWO ARMY OFFICIALS IN A BRIBERY CASE

Press Release
New Delhi , 24.06.2013

            The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Army Naik, posted at Bombay Engineering Group Centre, Kirkee, Pune(Maharashtra) for demanding & accepting bribe of Rs. 10,000/- from the complainant. An other official allegedly involved in the case has also been arrested.

 

            A Case was registered on 22/6/2013 u/s 7 of P.C.Act,1988 against Army Naik, Bombay Engineering Group Centre, Kirkee, Pune for demanding bribe of Rs. 1,50,000/- from the complainant for issuing the call letter in the name of his son who was selected for the post of Army Jawan.

 

            CBI laid a trap wherein Army Naik was caught red handed while demanding and accepting the part payment of Rs. 10,000/- from the complainant. During interrogation of the accused, it came to light that an other official was also involved in the said crime.Thereafter, search at the residence of both accused was conducted and incriminating documents have been recovered.

 

            Both the arrested accused were produced before the Special Judge, Pune and remanded to Police Custody till 1/7/2013.

 

            Further investigation is in progress.

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