Written by Deeptiman Tiwary | Contemporary Delhi |
Updated: Could per chance well well 10, 2022 1: 55: 29 am
Per CBI, Rs 40 lakh out the Rs 50 lakh became once to be given to SPS Bakshi, the then CMD, EPIL, and Rs 10 lakh to Harcharan Buddy, the then govt director (contracts).
The CBI has booked veteran Union minister Babul Supriyo’s staff in a case of alleged corruption. The agency alleged that Sushanta Mullick, Supriyo’s staff – when he became once minister of instruct for heavy industries and public enterprises, bought Rs 5 lakh in his legend to favour a internal most firm.
The CBI stated its preliminary probe has published that senior officers of Engineering Projects India Exiguous (EPIL), which is a public sector endeavor below the Department of Public Enterprises, Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, demanded a bribe of Rs 50 lakh from one Ashutosh Bandhopadhayay, proprietor of a internal most firm named after him. The alleged bribe became once demanded for providing favour for the tenders awarded and being awarded by the EPIL at some stage within the period 2016-2017.
Per the CBI, Rs 40 lakh out the Rs 50 lakh became once to be given to SPS Bakshi, the then CMD, EPIL, and Rs 10 lakh to Harcharan Buddy, the then govt director (contracts), and Paritosh Kumar Praveen, the then manager (Grade Il), EPIL.
“Verification has published that Sh. SPS Bakshi had got conveyed to Sh. Ashutosh Bandhopadhayay via Sh. RS Tyagi, the then DGM (contractual foundation) that out of the stated bribe amount of Rs 40 Lacs, Rs 5 Lacs be transferred into the bank legend of Sh. Sushanta Mallick, staff of the then Minister of Disclose for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises. Accordingly, Sh. Ashutosh Bandhopadhayay transferred Rs 5 Lacs within the bank legend of Sh. Sushanta Mallick in Dec. 2016,” the CBI stated in its FIR.
The investigating agency additional stated, “A prison conspiracy became once hatched amongst Sh. SPS Bakshi, the then CMD, EPIL, Sh. Harcharan Buddy, the then Executive Director, EPIL, Paritosh Kumar Praveen, the then Manager (Grade-II), EPIL, Sh. RS Tyagi, DGM (on contract) and Sh. Ashutosh Bandhopadhayay to offer undue favour to M/s Ashutosh Bandhopadhayay in acquiring the refined of EPIL, in lieu of unlawful gratification.”
SPS Bakshi, Harcharan Buddy, Paritosh Kumar Praveen, RS Tyagi, Sushanta Mallick, M/s Ashutosh Bandhopadhayay and unknown public servants and internal most persons were named as accused within the FIR.