Shimla: State vigilance and anti-corruption bureau today nabbed Sanjay Gupta, senior IAS officer and another unnamed official of General Industries Corporation with Rs 2 lakhs at Parwanoo and have registered a case under prevention of corruption act at Vigilance and Anti Corruption police station, Solan.
Senior IAS officer Sanjay Gupta and another official of GIC have been caught with Rs 2 lakh, said SR Mardi, IG Vigilance.
â€œA case has been registered under prevention of corruption act in vigilance and anti-corruption police station Solan,â€ he said.
Police officials are tight lipped about the investigation, saying that the investigation was going on and details would be only disclosed after it was completed.
Following registration of a case, the officials are likely to be arrested later in the evening, sources disclosed as the case is not a cognizable one.
Sources disclosed that the officials were nabbed in relation to a liquor manufacturing unit at Parwanoo, which is run by General Industries corporation, a government company. The other person nabbed is a official working at the liquor unit.
Till filing of reports, search of the liquor unit was going on and other people were being questioned.