CBI ARRESTS A SENIOR SECTION ENGINEER(WORKS) OF WESTERN RAILWAY FOR ACCETING A BRIBE OF RS.50,000/-

Press Release
New Delhi, 23.06.2017

            The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Senior Section Engineer(Works), Western Railway, Valsad (Gujarat) for demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs.50,000/- from the complainant.

            A case was registered on a complaint against Senior Section Engineer (Works), Western Railway, Valsad on the allegations of demanding a bribe for clearing the bills of Rs.12 lakh(approx) related to a contract awarded to the complainant’s firm. It was further alleged that total demand of gratification was Rs.2.10 lakh(approx) for the earlier 4 bills of about Rs.50 lakh(approx) which were cleared. CBI laid a trap and caught the accused red handed while demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs.50,000/- from the complainant. Searches were conducted at the office & residential premises of accused which led to recovery of incriminating documents along with cash of Rs.5.62 lakh(approx).

            The arrested accused is being produced today before the Designated Court in Ahmedabad.






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