They stated deputy leader basic supervisor of DTC Shakil Ahmed, arrested in a bribery case, claimed all the way through wondering that many MLAs used to intervene within the switch and posting-related problems with drivers and different DTC personnel.
Ahmed is known to have instructed the investigators that two MLAs — Mukesh Ahlawat from Sultanpur Majra and Sanjeev Jha from Burari — had written letters to him to steer the postings, the officers claimed.
“Whether or not there was once a quid professional quo in such suggestions is an issue of explore for the CBI. Their alleged roles will probably be investigated because the case progresses,” an respectable stated.
Each the MLAs have denied any wrongdoing on their section and asserted it was once their responsibility to lift grievances of aggrieved public.
Ahlawat stated that as a public consultant, if other folks had come to him with their issues, he may have referred to as up the officers.
“I may have spoken to officers to switch other folks just about their position of place of abode if any person had approached me. That is my responsibility as a public consultant,” Ahlawat instructed PTI.
Jha additionally stated being public consultant it was once commonplace for DTC conductors and different staffers to method him with their pleas to regulate their postings and shift timing.
“I do not take note precisely however it’s conceivable that I could have written on their behalf,” Jha stated.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) had arrested Ahmed and 5 others in a bribery case involving an quantity of Rs 91,000 for the appointment of 2 applicants as specialists within the company remaining week, the officers stated.
Following the arrest, the CBI performed searches by which money amounting to about Rs 40 lakh was once recovered from Ahmed, they stated.
But even so Ahmed, the company has additionally arrested his former private assistant Sunil, Rohini Sector 3 depot supervisor Kirti Bala Malik, retired DTC respectable Mahender, retired assistant visitors inspector Saffuzzama and DTC respectable Jeetu, the officers stated, including that each one were despatched to judicial custody.
It’s alleged that the accused indulged in unlawful actions within the appointment of a retired assistant visitors inspector to the submit of guide within the DTC in lieu of undue benefits of various quantities, they stated.