The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered an FIR against former Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and others for alleged misuse of official position and using the city’s feedback unit for ‘political espionage’. Officials gave this information on Thursday.
Sisodia was earlier arrested by the CBI in the Delhi Excise Policy case. Thereafter, he was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate in a money laundering case related to excise policy and is currently in jail.
The CBI on Tuesday registered a fresh case against Sisodia (51) and five others for alleged criminal conspiracy, criminal breach of trust, forgery and under provisions of the Prevention of Corruption Act, officials said.
The agency has registered a case against Sisodia, 1992 batch IRS (Indian Revenue Service) officer Sukesh Kumar Jain (who was Vigilance Secretary at that time), retired Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Rakesh Kumar Sinha.