Mansehra: Officers booked in corruption case
MANSEHRA: The anti-corruption establishment on Saturday arrested a sub-divisional officer and booked three other officers and a contractor in a misappropriation case.
Aurangzeb Khan, circle in-charge, anti-corruption establishment Mansehra, told reporters that inquiry into embezzlement of funds in a water supply scheme was started on the written complaint of Niaz Mohammad of Chokain.
He said Niaz Mohammad had alleged that an amount of Rs10 million was embezzled in the Chokain water supply scheme. Mr Khan said after the preliminary investigation it was proven that SDO Asmatullah, superintendent engineer Ziauddin, chief engineers Asghar Khan and Iftikhar-ur-Rehman and contractor Ihsanullah Khan were involved in the misappropriation of funds.
He said after registration of FIR, Asmatullah was arrested and raids were being made to arrest the others involved in corruption.