CBI ARRESTS AN ASSISTANT GARRISON ENGINEER AND SUPERINTENDENT OF CUSTOMS IN SEPARATE CASES OF BRIBERY
The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested an Assistant Garrison Engineer, working in the Office of GE (East), Agra(Uttar Pradesh) for demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs. 50,000/- from the complainant.
A case was registered against Assistant Garrison Engineer on a complaint alleging that he was demanding a bribe of Rs. 50,000/- from the complainant for clearing his pending bills. CBI laid a trap and the accused was caught red handed while demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs. 50,000/- from the complainant.
The accused is being produced today in the Designated Court.
The arrested accused are being produced today before the CMM, Patiala House Courts, New Delhi.
In other case, CBI has arrested Superintendent of Customs, ICD, Patli, District, Gurgaon (Haryana) and a private person while demanding & accepting bribe of Rs. 25,000/-.
A case was registered on a complaint that the Superintendent of Customs demanded a bribe of Rs.2000/- per consignment and threatened the complainant(a Custom Clearing Agent dealing with export consignments from ICD Patli, Gurgaon) that in case of non-payment of bribe, the consignments would be delayed. The bribe amount was negotiated to Rs.1000/- per consignment.
CBI laid a trap wherein the accused were caught red handed while demanding & accepting bribe of Rs. 25000/-.
During the house search of Superintendent at Sector-21, Gurgaon, FDs amounting to Rs. 52 lakh (approx); cash of Rs.Two Lakh; papers pertaining to three immovable properties; Gold ornaments; bank locker key and bank account papers were found.
The arrested accused was produced in the court of Special Judge, CBI Cases, Panchkula and remanded to Judicial Custody.
Source- CBI – Press Release New Delhi, 12.04.2017