FIVE YEARS RIGOROUS IMPRISONMENT TO THEN CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER OF BORDER SECURITY FORCE ACADEMY AND SIX MONTHS TO FIVE YEARS RIGOROUS IMPRISONMENT TO OTHER PRIVATE PERSONS FOR IRREGULARITIES IN THE RECRUITMENT OF CONSTABLES

Press Release
New Delhi , 03.12.2013

        The Special Judge for CBI Cases, Bhopal has convicted Shri B.K.Sahoo, the then Chief Medical Officer, Border Security Force Academy, Tekanpur, Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh) and 14 other private persons i.e. S/Shri Shiv Kumar Sahoo;  Bhuri Singh; Mukesh Kumar; Vimlesh Kumar;  Charan Singh; Keshav Singh Pal; Sarvesh Kumar; Shishupal; Prakash; Veer Singh; Vijay Kumar; Omvir Singh; Harbir Singh; Vinay Kumar & Rupendra Kumar for irregularities in the recruitment of Constables in BSF. Shri B.K.Sahoo, then CMO was sentenced to undergo five years Rigorous Imprisonment with total fine of Rs.80,000/- and other private persons were sentenced Rigorous Imprisonment from six months to five years with fines ranging from Rs.10,000/- to Rs.30,000/- respectively.

 

        CBI registered a case and took up the investigation from the State Police. The case was earlier registered at Police Station Billowa, District Gwalior(M.P) U/s 420, 467, 468 & 471 of IPC vide FIR No. 25/02 on 03.02.2002, on the basis of a complaint from BSF Academy, Tekanpur, Gwalior against 14 accused persons for cheating, forgery and using forged document as genuine in the recruitment of Constables (General Duty) in BSF. The case was subsequently transferred to CBI in pursuance of the Notification issued by the Govt. of India, on the consent of Madhya Pradesh Government.

 

        After completion of investigation, a charge sheet, U/s 120B, 420, 468, 471 of IPC and  U/s 13(2) (d) & 13 (1)(d) of PC Act. 1988 was filed against Shri B. K. Sahoo, the then CMO, BSF Academy, Tekanpur, Gwlior( MP) and other accused persons in the Court of Special Judge, CBI Cases, Indore on 14.09.2005. The case was transferred to the Special Judge for CBI Cases, Bhopal on 19.01.2011 for trial.

 

        The Trial Court found the accused persons guilty and convicted them.

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