FIVE YEARS IMPRISONMENT WITH FINE OF Rs. 45,000/- TO THEN GENERAL MANAGER OF ONGC FOR ACCEPTING A BRIBE OF Rs. 50,000/-

Press Release
New Delhi , 26.08.2013

            The Special Judge for CBI Cases, Ahmedabad has convicted Sh. Prakash Mehta then General Manager(TPL) ONGC Ltd. Baroda (Gujrat) and sentenced him to undergo five years Simple Imprisonment with fine of Rs. 45,000/- in a bribery case.

 

            A case was registered on 11.08.2000 against Shri Prakash Mehta, General Manager (TPL), ONGC Ltd., Baroda for demanding a bribe from the Complainant for allotment of a rate contract to his firm. CBI laid a trap and the accused was caught red handed while demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs.50,000/- from the Complainant.

 

            A charge sheet was filed on 16.11.2000.

 

            The Trial Court found the accused guilty and convicted him.

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