Articles tagged under: CBI

CBI caught Rajkot CGST inspector in bribe case; middleman still at large

July 08, 2024
CBI caught Rajkot CGST inspector in bribe case; middleman still at large

Gandhinagar: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in Gandhinagar caught Navin Dhankar, an inspector of CGST, Rajkot, Division-2,  for accepting a Rs 2.5 lakh bribe. Dhankar handed this bribe amount to his middleman, who then fled and is still at large. The CBI is in an attempt to find the middleman, while Dhankar has been remanded for five days. Sources from the CBI revealed that Dhankar pressured a company trading brass scrap in Jamnagar and threatened to cancel their GST number. The c...Read More

CBI arrests CGST inspector in Rajkot

July 05, 2024
CBI arrests CGST inspector in Rajkot

Rajkot: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) apprehended an inspector from the Central Goods and Services Tax (CGST) department in Rajkot on Thursday. The inspector was allegedly caught accepting a bribe of Rs 2.50 lakh. The CBI had filed an FIR against the accused, Naveen Dhankar, posted as an inspector in the Rajkot CGST office on July 3rd. The complainant, Viren Shah, the manager at Mishwa Corporation, claimed that his boss received a call in April from the accused, who allegedly dema...Read More

CBI conducts investigation at Rajkot CGST office

July 04, 2024
CBI conducts investigation at Rajkot CGST office

Rajkot: A team from the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is conducting an investigation at the Central GST office on Racecourse Road in the city. It is suspected that there is corruption in the office, prompting the CBI's intervention. The CBI is questioning an officer and an Inspector of GST from the office. Reports indicate that the CBI's action follows several unsuccessful raids conducted by teams from the Rajkot CGST office. DeshGujaratRead More

NEET-UG paper leak case: CBI conducts searches at 7 locations in Gujarat

June 29, 2024
NEET-UG paper leak case: CBI conducts searches at 7 locations in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) conducted searches at seven locations across Gujarat today in the NEET-UG paper leak case. According to officials, the operation began in the morning at the residences of suspects located in four districts—Anand, Kheda, Ahmedabad, and Godhra. The CBI has filed six FIRs in the NEET-UG paper leak case, including its own FIR based on a reference from the Union Education Ministry and five FIRs from states where it has taken over the inve...Read More

Gujarat govt hands over Godhra NEET UG 2024 case to CBI

June 23, 2024
Gujarat govt hands over Godhra NEET UG 2024 case to CBI

Gandhinagar:The Government of Gujarat has decided to hand over the probe into NEET UG 2024 exam irregularities to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). The First Information Report (FIR) in this case has been filed at Godhra taluka police station. The exam took place on 5th May 2024, and a complaint was lodged at Godhra taluka police station on 8th May 2024. The investigation into this case has now been transferred to the CBI to broaden its scope. The CBI has been assigned the case un...Read More

Two more Gujarat cadre IPS for CBI; Both serving as SP in districts

December 09, 2023
Two more Gujarat cadre IPS for CBI; Both serving as SP in districts

Gandhinagar: Two more officers of the Indian Police Service(IPS) from Gujarat are to be deputed to the Central Bureau of Investigation(CBI) in the Centre. They are 2015-batch IPS Achal Tyagi who serves presently as Superintendent of Police in Mahesana district and 2016 batch IPS Pravinkumar who serves as SP of Anand district police. There's a long list of Gujarat cadre IPS officers who have joined the CBI in recent years. They include Manoj Shashidhar, Gagandip Gambhir, V Chandrashekhar, Hima...Read More

Gujarat cadre IPS officer appointed as SP in CBI

November 16, 2023
Gujarat cadre IPS officer appointed as SP in CBI

Gandhinagar: Gujarat cadre officer of Indian Police Service, Amit Naginbhai Vasava has been appointed as Superintendent of Police (SP) in the Central Bureau of Investigation(CBI). Vasava is a 2016-batch IPS officer. His appointment is for five years, as per an order by the Personnel Ministry. Along with Vasava, another IPS officer Suhail Sharma (2012 batch Maharashtra cadre officer) has also been appointed as SP in CBI.DeshGujaratRead More

Gujarat cadre IPS appointed as Joint Director in CBI

November 08, 2023
Gujarat cadre IPS appointed as Joint Director in CBI

Gandhinagar: Gujarat-cadre year 2000 batch Indian Police Service(IPS) officer V Chandrasekhar has been appointed as the joint director in the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for five years, according to a personnel ministry order. Chandrashekhar had previously served in CBI as SP and DIG. Chandrashekhar is presently the Range IG of Surat range in Gujarat Police. DeshGujarat Read More

CBI books habitual offender from Vadodara for impersonating PMO officer

October 18, 2023
CBI books habitual offender from Vadodara for impersonating PMO officer

Vadodara: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a case against an individual who purportedly impersonated a high-ranking official from the Prime Minister's Office and allegedly attempted to pressure an eye hospital chain to waive a debt of over Rs 16 crore owed by an Indore-based hospital. Accused Maayank Tiwari residing in New Sama Road area, is alleged to have made phone calls and sent messages from his mobile phone to the promoters of 'Dr. Agarwal's,' urging them to reso...Read More

CBI nabs customs officer and aide in bribery case

September 16, 2023
CBI nabs customs officer and aide in bribery case

Jamnagar: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) nabbed a customs superintendent and his associate in Jamnagar on Wednesday for accepting a bribe from a customs agent based in Gandhidham. According to the CBI statement, the accused officer, Nitin Sharma, previously served as an inspector and dock examiner at Mundra Port from July 2022 to July 2023. Following his promotion, he was transferred to Jamnagar. However, even after the transfer, Sharma allegedly continued demanding a bribe from Abha...Read More