The police said that Jignesh Nayak, a resident of Surat, Chandravadan Prajapati, a resident of Chhani, and other directors of Stratus Foods Private Limited had deducted provident fund amount from salaries of 125 employees but, they did not deposit this amount in their provident fund accounts with the government. The company had been deducting the amount from the salary since March last year under the head of provident fund contribution.
The company also did not deposit its own contribution of 12% and administrative charges of 1.36% with the provident fund office.
The police arrested Nayak and Prajapti on Wednesday and also summoned another director Sneh Chaudhary to the police station on Thursday.
A police official said that Chaudhary was to come to the police station on Thursday morning but she did not turn up.
A police official said that the directors of the company used around Rs 11 lakh of PF money for their personal use. A source in the police department said that several suppliers of the company had also come forward saying that an amount ranging in crores of rupees has not been paid. However, no complaint has been registered in this regard.
A local court sent Nayak and Prajapati to police remand for three days for custodial interrogation.
- Previous Another attempt to clear station area of errant rickshaw drivers | Vadodara News
- Next 2002 ruined their goods, not bond
You may also like...
Traffic at a Glance
Days in Range 30
Average Daily Pageviews 72
From Search Results 1.386
Unique IPs 1.483
Last 30 minutes 0