New Delhi: Defence Minister AK Antony on Wednesday ordered the immediate transfer of NDA Commandant Lieutenant General Jatinder Singh to ensure a fair investigation into the alleged recruitment scam in the prestigious training academy in Pune.
"This shifting is with a view to ensuring a free and fair investigation in the alleged bribery racket in the recruitment of Group 'C' posts in the NDA, Khadakwasla, Pune," Defence Ministry spokesperson N Aao said in New Delhi.
The Minister took the action after several employees of the academy including the staff officer of Lt Gen Singh were arrested by CBI for allegedly taking bribes.
The CBI had arrested Lieutenant General Jatinder Singh's Staff Officer Colonel Kulbir Singh along with five others for allegedly receiving bribe from candidates during a recruitment drive at NDA last month....more
02:07 PM, Jul 04, 2012