Jun 26, 2017

CBI REGISTERS A CASE AGAINST THEN SECRETARY OF ODISHA OLYMPIC ASSOCIATION & OTHERS ON THE ALLEGATIONS OF CHEATING, AND CONDUCTS SEARCHES

The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case U/s 120-B r/w 420 of IPC against then Secretary of Odisha Olympic Association, Cuttack; a private firm based at Cuttack (represented by its partners) and unknown officials of Odisha Olympic Association & unknown others on the allegations, inter alia, that the accused persons have cheated State of Odisha by making unauthorized constructions (23 shops and a Mandap) on the State Government land and generated revenue for themselves on the directions of Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, vide its order dated 03.04.2017 in Civil Appeal No. 6450 of 2016, arising out of S.L.P (Civil) 34373 of 2014 between Orissa Olympic Association through General Secretary (Appellant) Vs. State of Odisha & Anr. (Respondents).

Searches are being conducted today at the office & residential premises of accused at Cuttack which led to recovery of incriminating documents related to the case.

Investigation is continuing.