He also made it clear that he had brought the matter to the notice of Defence Minister A.K. Antony soon after the offer was made to him.
With Antony now ordering a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) investigation into Gen. Singh's allegation, here is a low-down on some of the scams that rocked the defence ministry since 2007 and the outcome of the investigations.
Image: General V.K. Singh on Monday claimed that a retired lieutenant general had offered him a bribe of Rs.14 crore for approving the supply of 600 sub-standard vehicles to the Army