HC rejects bail plea of IAS officer J Manjunath

Bengaluru, August 3 (PTI) The High Court of Karnataka has rejected the bail plea of IAS officer J Manjunath who is in police custody in the Rs 5 lakh bribery case. He was the Bengaluru Urban Deputy Commissioner (DC) when the alleged bribery incident happened in his office. He was arrested on July 4, just… Continue reading HC rejects bail plea of IAS officer J Manjunath

Amitabh Ranjan new Tripura DGP

Agartala, Jul 28 (PTI): Senior IPS officer Amitabh Ranjan has been appointed the new Director General of Police of Tripura, an official said on Thursday. Ranjan, a 1988 batch IPS officer is currently the Special Director of Intelligence Bureau (IB), Delhi. He will replace VS Yadav, who had been given extension till November 2022. Yadav… Continue reading Amitabh Ranjan new Tripura DGP

CBI files charge sheet against Guj cadre IAS officer for ‘bribery’ in issuing arms licences

New Delhi, Jul 20 (PTI) The CBI has filed a charge sheet against Gujarat cadre IAS officer K Rajesh for alleged bribery in issuing arms licenses to ineligible people and other graft charges, officials said Thursday. The agency has also named in the charge sheet Rafiq Memon, owner of a private firm who was an… Continue reading CBI files charge sheet against Guj cadre IAS officer for ‘bribery’ in issuing arms licences

Gujarat Police arrest filmmaker Avinash Das in case of sharing photo of Amit Shah with arrested IAS officer

Ahmedabad, Jul 20 (PTI) The Gujarat Police arrested filmmaker Avinash Das on Wednesday in a case related to sharing on Twitter a photo of Union Home Minister Amit Shah with arrested IAS officer Pooja Singhal, an official said. A team of the Ahmedabad Crime Branch detained Das from his residence in Mumbai on Tuesday and… Continue reading Gujarat Police arrest filmmaker Avinash Das in case of sharing photo of Amit Shah with arrested IAS officer

Punjab: Arrested IAS officer’s son dies of bullet wound, cops say suicide; family alleges foul play

A27-year-old son of IAS officer Sanjay Popli, currently under arrest in a graft case, died of bullet wounds here on Saturday, with police saying he committed suicide but family alleging foul play. The Punjab Vigilance Bureau had earlier this week arrested IAS officer Sanjay Popli in a graft case for allegedly demanding bribe in exchange… Continue reading Punjab: Arrested IAS officer’s son dies of bullet wound, cops say suicide; family alleges foul play

UP govt transfers 21 IAS officers

Lucknow, Jun 8 (PTI) The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday transferred 21 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers and posted nine new district magistrates, including in the capital Lucknow, and Gorakhpur. Krishna Karunesh, vice-chairman of Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA), has been made the district magistrate of Gorakhpur while Ghaziabad district magistrate Rakesh Kumar Singh II has… Continue reading UP govt transfers 21 IAS officers

ED raids in Jharkhand, Bihar in money laundering case linked to IAS officer Pooja Singhal

New Delhi/Ranchi, May 24 (PTI) The Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday conducted raids at around seven locations in Jharkhand and Bihar in connection with its money laundering probe involving arrested IAS officer Pooja Singhal and others. The action is being carried out under criminal sections of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, they said. Singhal, 44,… Continue reading ED raids in Jharkhand, Bihar in money laundering case linked to IAS officer Pooja Singhal

CBI conducts raids at IAS officer’s premises in Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh

New Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday conducted raids at the premises of a Gujarat cadre IAS officer K Rajesh in Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat. A senior CBI official informed that multiple searches are being conducted at residence and other premises of Rajesh. The searches were conducted after… Continue reading CBI conducts raids at IAS officer’s premises in Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh

Additional Power Secretary Vivek Kumar Dewangan appointed as CMD REC

New Delhi, May 19 (PTI): Vivek Kumar Dewangan, an Additional Secretary in the Ministry Power, has been appointed as the CMD of state-owned REC Limited, according to an official statement. The development comes within a week of REC Ltd informing that Ravinder Singh Dhillon, the Chairman of the Power Finance Corporation (PFC) has been given… Continue reading Additional Power Secretary Vivek Kumar Dewangan appointed as CMD REC

ED summons Jharkhand IAS Pooja Singhal in MGNREGA funds embezzlement probe

Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India], May 11 (ANI): The Enforcement Directorate has summoned Jharkhand mining secretary Pooja Singhal for questioning on Wednesday in Ranchi in connection with a money-laundering probe linked to the alleged embezzlement of MGNREGA funds and other charges, said the sources. Notably, Singhal was questioned for around nine hours yesterday. Earlier this month, ED… Continue reading ED summons Jharkhand IAS Pooja Singhal in MGNREGA funds embezzlement probe