The Central Vigilance Commission disposed of 541 cases during December 2010 referred to it for advice. The Commission advised imposition of major penalty against 135 officers including 33 from M/o Railways, 30 from MCD, 25 from Public Sector Banks, 6 each from Ministry of Labour and Department of Defence Production, 5 each from New India Assurance Co.Ltd. and Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited, 4 each from Central Coalfields Ltd. and Department of Science & Technology, 3 from Department of Health, 2 each from Central Board of Excise & Customs and Air India. Remaining 7cases pertained to different departments of the Government of India and PSUs.
The Commission received 1556 ordinary complaints during the month. Of these, 1021 complaints were sent for necessary action/ATR whereas 122 complaints were sent for investigation and report. No action was required on 569 complaints.
On the Commission’s recommendations, the competent authorities issued sanctions for prosecution against 24 officers.
Recoveries to the tune of Rs.79.98 lakh were affected after Commission conducted technical examination of some departments.