CIAA arrests director of Company Registrar Office, four others
The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) today arrested the Director of the Office of Company Registrar, Lal Babu Kawari, auditor Bhanu Bhakta Kandel, a chartered accountant, and three others on the charge of corruption.
The anti-graft agency arrested Kawari and Kandel on the charge of taking a bribe of Rs 2 million from the proprietors of Chitwan Medical College to prepare a distorted financial report so as to conceal the deteriorating financial situation of the college, it is learnt.
Kandel, representing Bhanu Associates, was a consultant appointed by the Company Registrar Office to prepare an inspection report on the financial situation of the College. Others arrested are Shiva Shrestha, Bindu Sharma and Abed Ali.
Further investigation into the case is underway after evidence of the accused taking bribe from the college was recovered, the Commission has said. Nepalnews.com/RSS