CBI ARRESTS A TECHNICAL ASSISTANT OF FCI AND A CONTRACTUAL EMPLOYEE IN A BRIBERY CASE OF RS.ONE LAKH

Press Release
New Delhi, 20.03.2017

        The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Technical Assistant (Quality Control), Food Corporation of India (FCI), Malerkotla, District Sangrur (Punjab) and a Contractual Employee while demanding & accepting bribe of Rs.One lakh from the complainant.

        A case was registered on a complaint alleging that the Technical Assistant (Quality Control), Food Corporation of India, Malerkotla, District Sangrur was demanding a bribe of Rs.One lakh for passing complainant's trucks of rice. CBI laid a trap and caught the accused while demanding & accepting bribe of Rs.One Lakh from the complainant (A Rice Miller). Searches were conducted in the office & residential premises of both accused which led to recovery of incriminating documents.

        Both the accused were produced before the Special Judge, Patiala (Punjab) and remanded to Police Custody upto¬†21.03.2017.


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