Former bank manager sent to jail in Srijan scam

Former bank manager sent to jail in Srijan scam

Agency News

Patna, Mar 5 :The special CBI Judge Gita Gupta remanded judicial custody to Gyanendra Kumar, former Bank Manager of a branch of Bank of India of Bhagalpur on Thursday in connection with multi crore rupee Srijan Scam.

The accused Gyanendra Kumar was arrested from Amethi in Uttar Pradesh and was brought here on transit remand for his production before the special court of CBI. The court sent the accused to the jail till March 13. The court had earlier issued an arrest warrant against the accused former bank manager. The matter is related to criminal conspiracy fraud and misuse of government fund meant for women empowerment.

An FIR was lodged in 2017 in this case and charge sheet had already been filed against 12 accused out of which 9 were behind the bars whereas three others were still absconding. (UNI)