misuse of power

See: oppression
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Summary: Agartala (Tripura) [India], Aug 23 (ANI): Vigilance sleuths on Friday quizzed former Tripura minister and sitting MLA from Hrishyamukh constituency Badal Choudhury over irregularities in construction work and misuse of power during his tenure as PWD-minister from 2008-2009.
Ayeyarwady Region assembly deputy director Zaw Min Tun filed a case against deputy chairman San Min Aung with section 409 of Penal Code for his alleged role in misuse of power for buying five vehicles to be used by the region assembly.
Trimzi is alleged for corruption and misuse of power to make wealth.
Civil judge Tayyab Ali and additional session judge Nasir Jamal were removed from their posts over their involvement in misuse of power and corrupt practices, according to a statement issued here today.
A far graver misuse of power and authority is the misuse of a registered football club named Malir Union Football Club established in 1940.
SARGODHA -- Anti-Corruption police arrested Assistant Director Water Management over misuse of power and corruption charges.
According to police sources, A-Division police Station House Officer (SHO) Waheed Arif and Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) Khalid Bashir were suspended for the misuse of power and indifference towards their duties.
Last year, NAB Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal ordered an inquiry against Durrani over misuse of power and illegal allotment of plots.
The former secretary of Special Initiative Department is accused of misuse of power and favouritism in awarding supply scheme contracts, the notification read.
The question, however, is of the relentless misuse of power by those in power.
Former BNP leader and chief of Bangladesh Nationalist Alliance, Barrister Nazmul Huda, filed a case against former Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha with Shahbagh Police Station on September 27 for allegedly being involved in corruption and misuse of power while performing his duty as the chief justice.
Mongolia's anti-corruption agency has arrested two former prime ministers and a former finance minister over an investigation into suspected misuse of power by officials during negotiations linked to Oyu Tolgoi contracts.