ACB Press Note regarding today’s Raid on J&K Bank Hqrs


Srinagar, Anti Corruption Bureau Kashmir has registered a case under Prevention of Corruption Act on outcome of a written complaint received in ACB, Hqrs. J&K, to look into the allegations related illegal/fraudulent appointments made in JK bank.

2. Since the allegations reflected in the complaint disclose commission of criminal misconduct by Officers/officials of J&K, bank which constitute offence under section 5(1)(d) of Prevention of Corruption Act Samvat-2006 and punishable under section 5(2) of the Act, Case FIR No. 10/2019 was registered in P/S Anti Corruption Bureau Central Kashmir Srinagar and investigation of the case was taken up.

3. Immediately after registration of FIR searches of premises of Corporate Office J&K Bank Head Quarters and during search operations documents/discriminatory material pertaining to the appointments were seized.

4. Further investigation is going on.