Patna, Jun 17 : CBI probing multi-crore Srijan scam today filed chargesheet against five accused including chairperson of Srijan Mahila Vikas Sahyog Samiti, manager, secretary (dead) and two others.
CBI filed the chargesheet against chairperson of Srijan Shubhlakshmi Prasad, manager Sarita Jha, secretary Manorama Devi (dead), the then senior manager of Bank of Baroda, Bhagalpur Mohammed Sharafuddin and an officer of the same bank Atul Raman under various sections of Indian Penal Code and Prevention of Corruption Act.
CBI filed the chargesheet in the court of special judge cum sub judge Kumar Gunjan, who handed it over to special judge Ajay Kumar Srivastava with records.
The case was earlier registered at Kotwali (Tilka Manjhi) police station but it was handed over to CBI later. According to the prosecution, the case is related to fraudulent withdrawal of nearly Rs 2 crore under criminals conspiracy when the fund was meant for execution of schemes for women empowerment and illegal transfer of public money. (UNI)