THREE YEARS RIGOROUS IMPRISONMENT WITH FINE OF RS.75 LAKH TO THEN ASSISTANT DIRECTOR GENERAL OF MINISTRY OF HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE IN DISPROPORTIONATE ASSETS CASE

Press Release
New Delhi , 27.11.2013

      The Special Judge, Saket Courts, New Delhi has convicted Sh.Vishwa Vibhuti, the then Assistant Director General, Medical Stores, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India, New Delhi (Retired) for the offences U/s 13(2) r/w 13(1)(e) of the PC Act, 1988 and sentenced him to undergo three years Rigorous Imprisonment with fine of Rs.75 lakh.

 

      CBI had  registered a case on 15.5.1996 against Sh. Vishwa Vibhuti, the then  Assistant Director General, Medical Stores, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. Of India, New Delhi u/s 13(2)  r/w 13(1)(e) of the PC Act, 1988 on the allegations that   from June, 1985 to March, 1995,  he had amassed movable & immovable assets in his name and in the name of his family members to the tune of Rs.72,69,258/-(approx) which were disproportionate to his known sources of income.

 

      During investigation, it was revealed that Shir Vishwa Vibhuti was found in possession of movable & immovable assets  to the tune of Rs.19,00,851/- (approx) in his name and in the name of his family members. After investigation, a chargesheet was filed against Shri Vishwa Vibhuti on 13.07.1998 in the court of Special Judge, Delhi.

 

       The Trial Court found the accused guilty and convicted him.

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