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Parveen Kumar IFS from Punjab Vigilance Bureau.has been arrested.

The spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said that during the last 5 years in the forest department, giving selective posts, cutting trees, issuing NOCs to commercial establishments. During the ongoing investigation into the alleged organized corruption in the issuance, the oral, documentary and circumstantial evidence on record against Parveen Kumar, IFS, PCCF incriminating the procurement of tree guards worth crores of rupees and other activities, based on which He was named as an accused in the present case.

The spokesperson said that Parveen Kumar, IFS. Has been CEO, Pancampa and Nodal Officer in Forest Department. Further, after Sangat Singh Giljian became the Forest Minister on 26/9/2021, he was given the charge of PCCF in October 2021.

During the preliminary investigation, Parveen Kumar revealed to the Vigilance Bureau that Sangat Singh Giljian told him that his opponent in the assembly elections is a rich man who has financial backing from the US and therefore he needs additional money to contest the elections. . The minister further pressed him to arrange funds from the department’s funds for various government activities.
Thereafter, Parveen Kumar conspired with minister’s nephew Daljit Singh Giljian and introduced Daljit Giljian and Vipul Sehgal to Vishal Chauhan, IFS, CF and asked them to help him.

Supply Triguard from GEM portal to department without any tender/quotation or as per Govt. Consequently, crores of rupees were embezzled under the guise of purchasing Treeguards along with Nitin Bansal, Binder Singh, Sachin Mehta, Vipul Sehgal and other accomplices.

The spokesperson further said that apart from this, Sangat Singh Giljian and Parveen Kumar took money from the beneficiaries and violated the prescribed criteria for issuing transfer orders of 23 executive field officers on 7/1/2022, a day before the implementation of the Election Code in Punjab. Ignored

The spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said that Parveen Kumar is the NOC of various business establishments in Punjab. He is taking illegal money in return for passing the related case.