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Government of India
Ministry of Defence
27-August-2012 15:41 IST
Action against Officials
Whenever a complaint is received from Central Bureau of Investigation, Central Vigilance Commission (CVC), other Departments and general public etc., the same is examined in the Ministry and if necessary, advice of CVC is sought on initiation of disciplinary proceedings. On the basis of CVC's advice, with the approval of competent authority, further action, if required, is taken as per relevant rules. Action against the officials found guilty for corruption charges is taken thereafter.

This information was given by Minister of Defence Shri AK Antony in a written reply to Shri NeerajShekhar and Shri Yashvir Singhin Lok Sabha today.