FOUR YEARS IMPRISONMENT TO THREE PRIVATE PERSONS FOR CHEATING THE PUNJAB NATIONAL BANK TO THE TUNE OF Rs. 91.86 LAKH(APPROX)

Press Release
New Delhi , 30.07.2013

            The Special Judge, Calcutta has convicted three private persons namely, Amit Kumar Dutta, Raghunath Dutta and Shyamalendu Bikas Das in a bank fraud case and sentenced them to undergo four years Simple Imprisonment.

 

            A case was registered by CBI on 20.08.83 on the basis of a complaint from Punjab National Bank, Calcutta alleging that Sri Amalendu Bikash Das while working as Manager, Punjab National Bank, Zakaria Street Branch, Calcutta during the period from July, 1982 to May, 1983 & in collusion with six other private accused persons misused his official position and allegedly cheated the bank to the tune of Rs.91.86 lakh(approx) by forging, fabricating and defalcating the accounts books of the said bank.

 

            During trial, two accused persons namely, Sri Amalendu Bikash Das, then Manager and a private person died. The Trial Court found three private persons guilty and acquitted a private person.

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