<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>A CBI court in Jodhpur today sentenced four-year rigorous imprisonment to a former assistant garrison engineer and a similar three-year term to another in a bribery case. The court also slapped a fine of Rs 3,000 on Janardan Parab and a fine of Rs 2,000 on Vijay Kumar, both former assistant garrison engineers. CBI had registered a case in June 2014 against Parab and Kumar, both working in MES, Military Station, Suratgarh of Rajasthan on complaint that they had demanded a bribe of Rs 80,000 from a person to pass his outstanding bills, said a CBI spokesperson. A trap was laid and Parab was arrested while demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 40,000 (Rs 20,000 for himself and rest for Kumar), the spokesperson said. After completion of investigation, a charge sheet was filed in February 2015 against the duo. The charges were framed in September 2015 following examination of 12 witnesses, the official added.(This article has not been edited by DNA’s editorial team and is auto-generated from an agency feed.)


Former military station officials get jail term for graft