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VOK raids residence/office of Director RDD, Kashmir in corruption case

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[ September 19, 2017 ] Srinagar, SEPT 18: After registration of a Case FIR No. 26/2017 under section 5(1)d r/w 5(2) J&K P.C. Act Svt. 2006 and section 120-B RPC of P/S VOK, sleuths of Vigilance Organization Kashmir today 18.09.2017 after obtaining search warrant from the Hon’ble Anti Corruption Court Srinagar conducted raid at the residence/office premises of the accused public Servant namely, Gazanfar Ali, Director Rural Development Department, Kashmir. The case has been registered on the outcome of a Joint Surprise Check conducted by the sleuths of vigilance organisation Kashmir into the allegations that Director Rural Development Department, Kashmir had issued a Supply Order without following the codal formalities in favour of a particular supplier for providing/fixing of hoardings for District Baramulla and Kupwara. The Joint Surprise Check conducted has established misappropriation on account of the accused public servant. It has also been established that the accused public servant has caused wrongful loss to the State exchequer to the tune of Rs. 13, 53,335/- by hatching a criminal conspiracy along with the accused supplier.The Investigation of the case is going on for further course of action.