KATHMANDU: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) is to fine 35,000 civil servants for not submitting their property details within 60 days of the conclusion of the fiscal year 2010/11.
A namelist of the civil servants was received to the Commission from the National Vigilance Centre, and thereby a decision taken to fine them, said CIAA spokesperson Iswari Prasad Poudel.
They will be fined Rs. 5,000 each as per Clause 50 (3) of the Corruption Prevention Act, 2059 B.S.
The Commission shall write to the concerned Ministry/Secretariat/Bodies to recover the fine amount from the civil servants, who failed to follow the mandatory requirement of submitting their property details .