Cases of corruption in Army will be dealt with very strictly: Gen Rawat

NEW DELHI: Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat on Monday warned army personnel against any involvement in corruption, saying instances of wrongdoing or graft will be dealt with “very strictly”.

“Two months before my retirement, I will tell the Government to institute a probe to check if I was involved in any corruption or wrong doing,” top military sources quoted Gen Rawat as saying.

The Army Chief was interacting with a group of retiring officials at a closed door event.

The Army Chief said several cases relating to corruption have come to light in recent months and “very strict” action will be taken against the guilty, sources said. (AGENCIES)