NEW DELHI, Mar 4: The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) disposed of 668 cases during January 2011 referred to it for advice. Of these, 518 complaints were sent for necessary action/ATR whereas 27 complaints were sent for investigation and report. No action was required on 81 complaints.
According to official sources, the Commission advised imposition of major penalty against 116 officers including 26 from Central Board of Excise & Customs, 20 from Central Bank of India, Ministry of Railways, 18 from Delhi Development Authority, 9 from Oriental Insurance Co. Ltd., 8 from Deptt. Of Chemicals & Petrochemicals, 6 from Employees Provident Fund Organisation, 3 each from Indian Overseas Bank and Delhi Transco Ltd. Remaining 23 cases pertained to different departments of the Government of India and PSUs.
Recoveries to the tune of about Rs.14.88 crore were effected after Commission conducted technical examination of some departments.