CBI has claimed to have detected a recruitment scam in prestigious Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology in Pune, registered a case against its Advisor and carried out searches at her residence during which documents related to deposits of over Rs one crore were recovered.
CBI on Tuesday carried out searches at 35 locations in nine cities including the premises of a former central minister, a former high court judge and an ex-Governor in connection with alleged fraudulent appointments in Bokaro steel plant.
Peeved at her name being dragged into a recruitment scam in Madhya Pradesh, BJP Vice President Uma Bharti today demanded a CBI probe in the case which she compared with the high-profile fodder scam of Bihar.
Unhappy over alleged involvement of a Colonel in a recruitment scam at the NDA, the Defence Ministry has taken cognisance of the issue and is likely to seek a detailed report from the Integrated Defence Staff (IDS).
The high-level Shunglu
Committee, appointed by the PM to look into
corruption in the conduct of the Commonwealth Games, has
sought information from the public about the alleged
recruitment scam in the Organising Committee.
Rattled by the multi-crore
job scam involving its officials, Railways have decided to
curtail the powers of chairmen of Railway Recruitment Boards
and adopt "checks and balances" in the examinations procedure.
As many as 70 `Urdu primary
teachers` of Akola Zilla Parishad (ZP) and some office-bearers
of the selection committee of the ZP have been booked under
sections 420, 468 and 471 of IPC in connection with a `recruitment scam`.