The Central Vigilance Commission has recommended that penalty be imposed on 92 officials belonging to different government departments and public sector undertakings for their alleged involvement in corruption.
The highest number of 21 officials belong to the Central Board of Excise and Customs followed by 13 from the Ministry of Railways, ten each from the Municipal Corporation of Delhi and Northern Coalfields Ltd, the CVC said in its performance report for June.
Nine such employees are from Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd, eight from the State Bank of India, five from the Ministry of Personnel, PG and Pensions, four from Bank of India and two from Oriental Bank of Commerce among others, it said.
The Commission has received a total of 1,167 complaints related to corruption in different government departments during the month.
Status of CBI Cases
The following number of cases have been registered by CBI during the last three years i,e, 2007, 2008 and 2009.
|Year||No. of cases|
The nature of cases for the above mentioned period with break-up is as under:-
|Year||Nature of Cases||Total|
|No. of cases Registered by Anti-Corruption Division||No. of cases Registered by Special Crime Division||No. of cases Registered by Economic Offences Division|
The State-wise figures are not maintained centrally.
The number of cases disposed of from trial and cases resulting in conviction during the last three years are as under:-
|Year||Cases disposed of from trial||Cases resulted in conviction|
As on 30.06.2010, 1069 cases are under investigation.
This was stated by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Shri Prithviraj Chavan in written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha today.