CBI REGISTERS A CASE AGAINST A LIEUTENANT COLONEL & A PRIVATE PERSON AND CONDUCTS SEARCHES

Press Release
New Delhi, 15.05.2017

      The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against a Lieutenant Colonel; a private person and other unknown officials of DRDO, Ministry of Defence, U/s 120-B r/w 420 of IPC and Section 13 (2) r/w 13 (1 (d) of PC Act, 1988. The allegation is related to criminal conspiracy between accused during the year 2004-2006, pursuant to which the public servants abused their official position and cheated the Union of India through transfer of 12 Acres 1 Gunta of land in favour of a private person against the decision taken by the Ministry of Defence.

      Searches are being conducted today at 7 places including the residential & official premises of accused persons at Bangalore, Hyderabad & District Kodagu which led to recovery of incriminating documents.

       Further investigation is in progress.

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