Graft case: UP court takes cognisance of offence against ex-DIG Arvind Sen

Sen, a promoted IPS officer of the 2003 batch, has been in jail since January 27, 2021.

Published: 28th April 2021 10:36 PM  |   Last Updated: 28th April 2021 10:36 PM   |  A+A-

corruption, bribe

Representational Photo (Express Illustration)


LUCKNOW: A special court here on Wednesday took cognisance of the offences against suspended deputy inspector general of police Arvind Sen in connection with a graft case.

Sen, a promoted IPS officer of the 2003 batch, has been in jail since January 27, 2021.

The special court to try cases under the Prevention of Corruption Act fixed May 5 as the next date of hearing in the matter.

According to police, businessman M S Bhatia alias Rinku had lodged an FIR in the matter with the Hazratganj Police Station on June 13 last year.

As many as 13 people were named in the FIR.

Sen is alleged to have misused his post for getting a tender allotted illegally in the animal husbandry department, they said.


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp