CBI ARRESTS AN ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF CUSTOMS & CENTRAL EXCISE FOR ACCEPTING A BRIBE OF RS. TEN LAKH
The Central Bureau of Investigation has today arrested an Assistant Director, posted at Directorate General of Customs & Central Excise (Intelligence), Dehradun (Uttarakhand) while demanding & accepting an alleged bribe of Rs. 10 Lakh from a complainant.
A case was registered on a complaint alleging that officials of Directorate General of Customs & Central Excise (Intelligence), had conducted raid on the premises of complainant on 30-03-2015 and had seized the records. The said demand was allegedly made in lieu of settlement the Service Tax issue of complainant. CBI laid a trap and caught the accused while demanding and accepting the alleged bribe of Rs. 10 Lakh from the complainant. Searches are being conducted at the premises of accused.
The arrested accused will be produced tomorrow at the Designated Court, Dehradun.