The Central Bureau of Investigation has today arrested a Dy.CMM(C&W), Lucknow Division, Northern Railway, Lucknow and two private persons in a bribery of Rs. 80,000/-
A case was registered against Dy. CMM, Northern Railway, Lucknow; two private persons and unknown Public Servants & Private Persons. It was alleged that the said public servant was demanding and accepting illegal gratification from contractors for awarding of contracts, clearing of bills etc. It was further alleged that the said public servant directed a private person to bring cash for clearing the pending bills of other private person amounting to Rs.70 Lakh (approx).
CBI laid a trap and caught the accused after the delivery of bribe amount of Rs. 80,000/- to said public servant
Searches are being conducted at various places in Lucknow which has so far led to recovery of cash of Rs.32,10,000/-(approx) and other incriminating documents & digital devices from the residence of said Dy.CMM.
All the arrested accused will be produced before the Competent Court.
(Published by the CBI on 3rd June 2022)