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ACS Officer Sentenced to Four Year Imprisonment in Bribery Case.

On Thursday (8 April), a special court in Guwahati sentenced Assam Civil Service (ACS) officer, Nandita Konwar, to four years imprisonment in a bribery case.

Konwar was arrested in 2015 by the vigilance and anti-corruption bureau of Assam police for allegedly accepting a bribe from a member of an NGO.

In a tweet over her imprisonment, special DGP GP Singh said, “Spl V&AC Court Ghty in Case No.10/2017 convicted Smti Nandita Konwar, ACS, then serving as PD, DRDA, Kamrup(M) Punishment: u/s 7 PC Act-3 years & fine of Rs.12,000/- u/s 13(2) PC Act-4 years & fine of Rs 20000 Both sentences to run concurrently.”

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