Incident Reports

CIAA files corruption case against ex IGP Basnet at Special Court


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Chandragiri

The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has filed a corruption case against former Inspector General (IGP) of Armed Police Force Sanat Kumar Basnet at Special Court. CIAA on its charge sheet on Monday said that it has found Basnet embezzling Rs 91,581,151 while transporting various logistics to various APF units across the country. Besides Basnet, CIAA has also charged Inspectors Bin Kumar Basnet, Manuhira Mahat, Shiva Bahadur Adhikari and Sub-inspectors Devendra Kumar Shrestha, Nil Bahadur Shrestha and Lekh Bahadur Khatry of Armed Police Force for their alleged involvement in corruption. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Black Marketing
Primary Cause Issues related to corruption (other than tenders)
Actor 1 - Number of people 7
Actor 1 - Affiliations APF
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) APF Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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