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Corporate Espionage case: Two More Arrested

New Delhi, Feb 26: Two more people including a UPSC staff were arrested on Thursday in connection with the corporate espionage case. The accused are Jitender Nagpal, PS to Joint Secretary in Forest and Environment ministry and Vipan Kumar, PA to a UPSC member.

With the recent arrest today, the total number of accused reached to 16 so far.

According to reports, UPSC staff Vipan was earlier working with the Petroleum Ministry. He was allegedly collecting documents from the staff in the ministry to provide those to the company officials.

Both Nagpal and Vipan were providing the documents to Lokesh, an energy consultant arrested by the Delhi crime branch on Monday in this case.


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