Tribune News Service
New Delhi, July 24
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday mentioned it has registered a case towards two NCR-based metal and steel corporations on a mortgage fraud criticism by Bank of Baroda and has performed searches at three areas in Noida and Delhi.
According to official spokesperson of the company, the CBI sleuths performed searches after registering an FIR towards Shri Sidhdata Ispat Pvt. Ltd., Govardhan Industries Pvt. Ltd., Shri Sidhdata Steel Tubes, Sudershan Tubes and others on a criticism by Bank of Baroda.
“It was alleged in the complaint that the accused cheated Bank of Baroda to the tune of Rs 190.76 crore (excluding interest) by way of availing various credit facilities, on the basis of submitting fake documents to the bank…,” the CBI spokesperson mentioned.
It was additionally alleged that they diverted the funds fraudulently for the aim aside from they had been sanctioned for, he added.
“Searches have been conducted today at two places in Noida (UP) and one place in Delhi which led to recovery of incriminating documents/material,” the spokesperson mentioned.