Office of the Chief Vigilance Officer
Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad
The Chief Vigilance Officer of the Institute is appointed by the Director for a term of three years to assist the Director in all vigilance related matter. The CVO is required to function as per the guidelines provided by the CVC on the matters pertaining to vigilance Prof Haranath Kar is presently functioning as CVO of the Institute.
Function of CVO:
The CVO heads the Vigilance Division of the organization concerned and acts as a special assistant/advisor to the chief executive in all matters pertaining to vigilance. He also provides a link between his organisation and the Central Vigilance Commission on one hand and his organisation and the Central Bureau of Investigation on the other. Vigilance functions to be performed by the CVO are of wide sweep and include collecting intelligence about the corrupt practices committed, or likely to be committed by the employees of his organisation; investigating or causing an investigation to be made into verifiable allegations reported to him; processing investigation reports for further consideration of the disciplinary authority concerned; referring the matters to the Commission for advice wherever necessary, taking steps to prevent commission of improper practices/misconducts, etc. Thus, the CVOs' functions can broadly be divided into three parts, viz.
(i) Preventive vigilance;
(ii) Punitive vigilance; and
(iii) Surveillance and detection.
Name of and Contact address of Chief Vigilance Officer:
Prof. Haranath Kar
Prof & Head, Department of Electronics and communication Engineering
Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology
Phone: 0532-2545404, 2545407