Mau, Pratap case summed up

Court Mallet
Former Post Fiji executives Peni Mau and Dhirendra Pratap’s  abuse of office and extortion case was summed up in the High Court this morning and the assessors are now working on a verdict.

In 2006, Mau is alleged to have approved the payment of $5,400 to Pratap without the authority of the Post Fiji board.

Pratap is alleged to have accepted the payment as reward for his performance of his duty as general manager finance. The payment, according to prosecution witness was made outside Pratap’s contract.