CIAA files corruption case against National Trading staffers

 The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority(CIAA) has lodged a corruption case at the special court, Kathmandu against three staffers of National Trading Limited on Friday. 

The anti-corrruption watchdog charge sheeted Acting Office Head, Bharat Bahadur Basnet, former Storekeeper, Rishiram Joshi and Storekeeper, Dipendra Adhikary for entering false record and misappropriation of duty free alcohol stock imported for diplomatic privilege. 

The commission has charged three accused as per Sec 17 of Prevention of Corruption Act 2002, with Rs. 2,488,982 in fine and maximum punishment as per Sec 3(1) and 3(1) (d) of the same Act.

Source: Republica