| May 19, 2019

CIAA drags four to court for graft

CIAA drags four to court for graft
KATHMANDU, June 6: The Commission of the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Monday filed a charge sheet at the Special Court against four persons for corruption.

The anti-graft body in a statement said that it has charge sheeted Chairperson of the School Management Committee Buddhiram Chaudhary, Principal Basudev Malla, Accountant Dalbahadur Oli and Chairperson of Building Committee Kulbahadur Gharti of Shree Saraswoti Higher Secondary school Panchakule-5, Dang for ‪‎misappropriation‬ and ‪‎embezzlement‬ of the government budget allocated for infrastructural development.

They have been accused of providing fake bills and ‘thereby adversely affecting and damaging the public school for personal interest.’

CIAA has claimed a fine of Rs 882,062 along with a maximum punishment as per Sec 8(1) of the same act against the accused.