•      Thu Sep 28 2023

Charge sheet filed against seven people in Rupandehi

CIAA Head Office

Kathmandu, Aug 16: The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has filed charge sheet against seven people of Rupandehi including then Chief Administrative Officer of Marchwari Rural Municipality, Laxman Aryal, on the charge of corruption.

CIAA Spokesperson Bhola Dahal shared that chargesheet was filed against seven people with the charge of taking commission and bribe in different development and construction activities and programmes of the rural municipality.

Issuing a press release on Wednesday, the CIAA sued then Chief Administrative officer Aryal, his son Pawan Kumar Aryal, then chairperson of ward no 3, Narayan Bahadur Yadav, secretary of ward no 5 and 6, Gulab Yadav, proprietor of Samriddha Nepal Energy, Binod Babu Tiwari, then village executive member, Rajesh Harijan, and proprietor of Mansarobar Technical Training Institute, Amarish Yadav.

Spokesperson Dahal said bank account was opened in the name of another person to deposit the commission.

It was proved that Chief Administrative Officer Aryal had taken bribes from the groups making financial transaction on the projects relating to solar energy, development works, skill oriented tailoring programmes, among others. RSS