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CBI files disproportionate assets case against RDSO officer, wife

Lucknow: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a case against Navneet Kumar Verma Director (Telecom), Research Design and Standards Organisation, Ministry of Railways, Manak Nagar, here and his wife Gunja Verma on allegations of possessing assets disproportionate to known sources of income.

It was reported that Verma ( officer of IRSSE, 2006 Batch), after promotion to the post of Senior Divisional Signal and Telecom Engineer, had served at Eastern Railway, Malda Town (West Bengal) from 2015 to 2016

Thereafter, he joined as Joint Director (S and T), Urban Transport and High Speed, RDSO, Lucknow, where he remained posted from 2017 to August, 2018.

It was alleged that Navneet Verma had acquired assets worth  Rs 76,45,092 (approx) which were disproportionate to his known sources of income during January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2017. 

It was also alleged that during the said period, the accused had acquired immovable and movable assets, amounting to Rs 81,42,360 (approx) in his name and in the name of his wife.

Investigations were being conducted on Friday at four locations including at Lucknow, Jaunpur and Mau in the office and residential premises of the accused, which has led to recovery of several incriminating documents, sources said. 

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