Railway vigilance team nabs AE while accepting bribe

FPJ BureauUpdated: Saturday, June 01, 2019, 03:08 PM IST
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Trapped with help of decoy rep of company

BHOPAL: West Central Railway ( WCR) vigilance team led by Chief Vigilance Inspector Sunil Shrivastava arrested an assistant engineer posted at DRM Bhopal red- handed while accepting bribe of Rs 7,000 from a company for clearing bill on Monday. Accused AE AP Shrivastava has been suspended and official order is likely to be issued soon.

Chief Vigilance Inspector Sunil Shrivastava, talking to Free Press, said, “ WCR Vigilance department was regularly getting information that assistant engineer of DRM office AP Shrivastava demands 2 per cent from any company for clearing its pending bill. He had to clear the bill of Rs 4.41 lakh for which he had demanded Rs 7,000. We had sent a decoy who struck a deal with Shrivastva. We immediately caught him while accepting a bribe of Rs 7,000.” The vigilance chief said, “ We are carrying on the process and

Shrivastava would be suspended by night.” The vigilance team, however refused to disclose the name of the company which was pursuing AE Shrivastava for clearance of pending bill.Shrivastava would be suspended by night.” The vigilance team, however refused to disclose the name of the company which was pursuing AE Shrivastava for clearance of pending bill. Shrivastava would be suspended by night.” The vigilance team, however refused to disclose the name of the company which was pursuing AE Shrivastava for clearance of pending bill.

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