The DoPT monitors the progress of pending cases of prosecution of sanction as submitted by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to all Departments/Ministries of Government of India (GOI) through a Committee chaired by Secretary, DOPT and consisting of Secretary of Administrative Department, Law Secretary and CBI. As on 18.11.2016, 11 criminal and corruption cases are pending for granting sanction of prosecution against the officers of All India Service (AIS) and Central Group ‘A’ officers of the rank of Joint Secretary and above in GoI. Details Departments/Ministries wise is as further:-
|S.No.||Ministries/Department||No. of cases
|1.||Ministry of Railways||04|
|2.||Health & Family Welfare||01|
This was stated by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions and Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office, Dr. Jitendra Singh in written reply to a question by Shri Harish Meena in the Lok Sabha today.