JAMMU, June 24: Anti-Corruption Bureau produced charge sheet against Krishan Kumar, the then Assistant Director and Subash Chander Gupta, then Tehsil Supply Officer, Department of Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs, Udhampur for misappropriation of Government money worth crores.
Charge sheet was produced in case FIR number 12/2018, under section 5(1) (c), 5 (1) (d) r/w 5 (2) of J&K PC Act Svt. 2006 and section 467, 468, 471, 201 & 120-B/RPC P/S VOJ (now ACB) in the Court of Special Judge Anti-Corruption Udhampur. The court has fixed next date of hearing on 29-07-2022
The instant case was registered on the basis of outcome of the verification conducted by the Vigilance Organization Jammu (now ACB). During enquiry it was found that officers/ officials of FCS&CA Department, Udhampur by abuse of their officials position, fraudulently and dishonestly misappropriated Govt money on account of incidental charges to the tune of Rs 92,51,021.75 during the period commencing from January 2007 to March 2008 thereby causing loss to the State exchequer.
Verification also reveals that the officers/ officials of FCS&CA Department deliberately destroyed the record pertaining to the disbursement of the mentioned amount which could have served as material evidence.