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Rastriya Banijya Bank assistant manager arrested red-handed with bribe

- Post Report, MAHOTTARI

The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has arrested assistant manager at Bardibas branch of Rastriya Banijya Bank while accepting bribe from a service seeker on Monday.

A team of CIAA from the Bardibas office caught red-handed assistant manager Jagdish Prasad Kafle while taking Rs 50,000 as commission from a client for sanctioning a loan of one million rupees from the bank under the Youth Self-employment Programme, Bardibas CIAA Chief Sushil Singh Rathaur.

Kafle was receiving the amount as commission for facilitating in providing Rs 1 million loan at subsidied interest to Bardibas Municipality-9-based Ranjana Cow Farm under the youth self-employment programme. Kafle was receiving five percent of the loan amount for his assistance in securing the loan.

Bardibas CIAA Chief Rathaur informed that Kafle has been detained for investigation.

Published: 2018-04-23 20:16:55