CBI arrests project manager of mineral exploration corporation limited for accepting a bribe
The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested Project Manager of Jharia Project Office, Mineral Exploration Corporation Limited (MECL) Dhanbad (Jharkhand) while demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs. 13,000/- from the Complainant.
A case was registered on 29.09.2016 on a complaint. The Complainant (a private contractor) alleged that accused had demanded a bribe of Rs. 13,000/-, from him for making payments to him in respect of supply of Water Tankers for MECL, Jharia Project.
CBI laid a trap and caught the accused red-handed while demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs. 13,000/- from the Complainant. Searches were conducted at the official & residential premises of accused at Jharia, Dhanbad and Dehradun (Uttrakhand).
The arrested accused was produced before the Designated Court at Dhanbad and remanded to Judicial Custody.