Jammu, Oct. 11 -- The anti-corruption bureau (ACB) has registered a first information report (FIR) against former managing director (MD) of J&K Small Scale Industries Development Corporation Limited (SICOP)for illegal appointment of his nephew.

The ACB found that BS Dua had a sudden rise in a span of 16 years of his service rose to the post of MD of the SICOP.

Jasvinder Singh Dua was initially appointed as junior engineer at the SICOP for threemonths.

After three months, his services as JE were regularised illegally by the then MD AK Kullar and under a conspiracy hatched with BS Dua, thenGM, SICOP, who happened to be the uncle of the beneficiary.

While BS Dua was the MD, his nephew got three promotions in violation of rules and norms. K...