Case against NEA accountant for fake credentials

KATHMANDU: The Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Wednesday filed a case at the Special Court (SC) against an accountant at the Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) on charge of fake academic credentials.

According to the anti-graft body, Satyendra Narayan Singh had submitted fake SLC certificate to get the job at the NEA.

The fake academic certificate showed that Singh had passed SLC level from the Bihar School Exam Committee in Patna of India in 1984.

The CIAA has sought maximum penalty against Singh as per the existing anti-graft laws.