The Central Bureau of Investigation, CBI has arrested a Principal Chief Engineer Rail Coach Factory, Kapurthala for demanding and accepting bribe of One Lakh rupees from Complainant.
A case was registered against Principal Chief Engineer, Rail Coach Factory, Kapurthala on a complaint. It was alleged that the complainant a contractor who undertakes works related to civil and horticulture of Rail Coach Factory, Kapurthala met the Principal Chief Engineer, RCF, Kapurthala in connection with tender or payment related work in his office. During the meeting, the accused allegedly demanded bribe at the rate of one per cent of gross payments received by complainant’s firm in lieu of completed tender work and also for further continuation of contract work.
CBI laid a trap in Kapurthala and caught the accused red handed while accepting bribe of One lakh rupees.
Searches were conducted at the office and residential premises of accused at Kapurthala and Jaipur which led to recovery of incriminating documents.
The arrested accused was produced today in the Court of Special Judge, CBI cases, Mohali in Punjab and was remanded to 14 days judicial custody.