Harassed whistleblower forced to give up fight, buy peace with bank
Here is a story of a retired general manager of a nationalized bank who was victimized after he blew the whistle on his senior, then chairperson and managing director.
He moved the Delhi high court for relief when the CVC closed his complaint and the bank hit back. Later he invoked the RTI Act to show the massive amount the bank was spending on lawyers to frustrate him.
Unexpectedly he has now given in. A month ago, he signed an agreement with the bank . He has given an undertaking to the bank that he will withdraw all cases and contempt petitions filed against CMD The retired GM has also promised that he will not take the issue to the print and electronic media in future.