Junior clerk arrested for taking bribe at Udaipur

Search operations were conducted at the accused's home and office while his deposits in bank accounts and lockers were also being probed.

By: PTI | Udaipur | Published: July 12, 2018 9:17:00 pm
bribery case The complaint was verified and the accused was arrested red-handed accepting Rs 20,000 in cash and a cheque of Rs 54,000

A junior clerk was on Thursday arrested for accepting a bribe of Rs 74,000 at Udaipur, an Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) official said.

Posted at Rajasthan Khadi Gramodhyog Board, Chandradas Vaishnav had demanded the money to pass a loan of Rs 25 lakh for setting up a stone crushing factory, police said. Complainant Shivram Dangi had approached the ACB saying that he had applied for a loan to set up the factory but the accused demanded money to pass the loan, SHO ACB Hanuwant Singh said.

The complaint was verified and the accused was arrested red-handed accepting Rs 20,000 in cash and a cheque of Rs 54,000, Singh added.

Search operations were conducted at the accused’s home and office while his deposits in bank accounts and lockers were also being probed, he added.

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