Noida ex-official held for graft, presented in CBI court

Ghaziabad, Feb 4 (IANS) The CBI on Thursday presented former Noida Authority chief engineer Yadav Singh in the court of Special Judge G. Sridevi here.

The Central Bureau of Investigation arrested Yadav Singh on February 3 in an ongoing probe into alleged abuse of official position in awarding contracts and thus causing wrongful loss to the exchequer.
The CBI had registered a case on July 30, 2015, against Yadav Singh and other persons under Sections 120-B, 409, 420, 466, 467, 469 and 471 of the Indian Penal Code and the Prevention of Corruption Act for alleged corrupt practices in the laying of underground cable worth Rs.9,202 lakh and other deeds, following the Allahabad High Court’s Lucknow Bench orders dated July 16, 2015.