Hi-tech way to root out bribery,corruption CBI office launches sms campaign


The Hindu dated 14/3/09 orissa edition stay alert if any central government or public sector unit employee is seeking bribe to get your legitimate work
done, it is time to teach the corrupt a good lesson, call a cell phone number, a team of central investigation bureau sleuth will soon be at its work. 
For the first time CBI's orissa office has launched SMS campaign providing mobile phone numberand email adress and sought cooperation from general public
to catch corrupt central government employees in the state. We do not know whether all the information expressed to be flowing in form general public
after the sms campaign will be actionable or not inform people that CBI dealswith anticorruption cases and approaching us is not at all a difficult task.
CBI supertident of police M.S sundaranjan said, If the campaign helped raise awareness level among people, then it would be considered that half of the 
object was fulfilled , mr sundaranjan said  CBI was expecting that organisation such as indian post, bharat sanchar nigam limited ,Indianrailway,Public
sector  general insurance companies, all nationalised bank and rural bank  income tax and central excise tax offices where public interface was more would
come under the scaner 'similiarly, campaign had been launched in other states like delhi and and hara pradesh. Report say it has yielded good redult 
according to source a navy commander in visakhapatnam was trapped by CBI seluth while he was demanding bribe of ra 1 lakhs from a person After CBI office 
recive complints or inputs. it will analyses if those are  actionable. Subsequently depending upon the gravity of case a team of CBI investigators would be
activated Right now CBI has a unit office at Rourkela while mojority of the cases were coordinated and followed up by Bhubanesware office Source further
said that CBI received around 400 complaints every year. But many of the cases turn out to be irrelevant for the premire investigating agency of the 
country. Some times it gets dowary related cases, which are supposed to be death by offices ends up with registering 20 to 22 cases annually If the CBI 
office here receive more  compliants from general public. it could segregate those cases on the first place and then start working seriously information 
about corruption can be reported to CBI S.P on 9437579001or0674-2561375


Brahamapur
orissa
India