Chandigarh: CBI registers two FIRs to probe graft case afresh

Now the CBI will start the probe in the cases afresh. The FIRs have been lodged after the directions from the higher authorities of the investigating agency.

By: Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: November 13, 2015 3:31:28 am
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Three months after taking over the investigation of the graft case in which some officials Economic Offenses Wing (EOW) of Chandigarh police were involved, the CBI has registered two FIRs against the families of Chawlas and Duggals both complainants against each other in the case.

Now the CBI will start the probe in the cases afresh. The FIRs have been lodged after the directions from the higher authorities of the investigating agency.

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According to sources, the FIRs have been registered against G S Chawla, the owner of Chawla petrol pump in Mohali and his son. The other FIR was registered against Deepa Duggal.

The sources said a CBI team seized some documents from the police headquarters on Tuesday. The agency may also question some higher police officers in the case as their role also came under scanner.

The CBI will also investigate that why the police did not keep any case diary records and how they arrested the relatives of GS Chawla without any arrest warrants.

G S Chawla’s daughter Guneet Kaur then approached the CBI in August this year that a DSP of EOW RC Meena, sub-inspector Surinder Kumar and two businessmen, Sanjay Dahuja and Aman Grover, were arrested by the CBI while allegedly demanding a bribe of Rs 40 lakh.

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