Monday, 24 October 2016

Sikkim: 6 officials arrested for criminal conspiracy, cheating and forgery

As per Press Release received from Vigilance Department, Sikkim Vigilance Police had arrested on 21st October Laxuman Sunar, Head Surveyor, LR & DM Department, Namchi, Keshar Bdr. Diyali, Assistant Revenue Supervisor, LR & DM Deptt., Namchi, Bhanu Bhakta Sharma, Panchayat Secretary, 34 Poklok Dengchu GPU, South Sikkim, and Nehru Prasad Sharma, Nandugaon South Sikkim, on the allegations of criminal conspiracy, cheating, forgery for the purpose of cheating, using as genuine a forged document and criminal misconduct under Prevention of Corruption Act. All the above mentioned arrested persons have been sent to police custody for 7 days by the Chief Judicial Magistrate, Gangtok. Shri D.B. Pradhan, Horticulture Development Officer, Namchi, has also been arrested for the same offenses and has been remanded to Police Custody for 7 days also.