ACB registers case against officers/officials of Rural Development Department

ACB registers case against officers/officials of Rural Development Department, Block Warwan (Kishtwar) and beneficiaries for fraudulent drawal of bills without completing the works in the year 2018-21: Searches conducted.


Kishtwar, Jan 21: Anti Corruption Bureau has registered a case under FIR No. 01/2021 u/s 5(1)(c), 5(1)(d) r/w Section 5(2) of J&K Prevention of Corruption Act Svt. 2006 & sections 120-B, 420, 467, 468 & 471 RPC against the then officers/officials of RDD, Block Warwan namely Syed Tariq Suharwardhy the then BDO Block Warwan, Riaz Ahmed Lone the then BDO Block Warwan, Ashok Kumar, Haroon Rashid the then Technical Assistant Block Warwan, beneficiaries namely Mohd. Rajab Rather, Ghulam Qadir Rather, Mohd. Farooq Hajam Wali Mohd. Lone Shabnam Farooq and others.


2. The instant case was registered on the basis of a Joint Surprise Check conducted into the allegations that officers/officials of Rural Development Department Block Warwan District Kishtwar, beneficiaries and others during the year 2019 misappropriated an amount of Rs. 26,90,985/- dishonestly and fraudulently against Non- Existence and lesser executed works in Block Warwan District Kishtwar.


3. Searches were also conducted after obtaining search warrant from the Hon’ble Court of Special Judge Anti-Corruption, Doda teams in the houses of accused public servants at Doda and Kishtwar.


4. Further investigation of the case is going on





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