CBI ARRESTS AN ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF CUSTOMS & CENTRAL EXCISE FOR ACCEPTING A BRIBE OF RS. TEN LAKH

CBI Press Release- New Delhi , Dated- 19.02.2016

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.

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2 Comments

  1. Divya says:

    What about Income tax officers asking money for every scrutiny case, doesn’t matter if they find any mistake or not. Even after finding no issue in ITRs ,checking all account statements thoroughly and finding nothing AO is asking for money to close the case.

  2. subramanian says:

    Shame on u . A.C. Holding such a good position in Government, still you chose to take bribe ?? Now, yr future is bleak since the authorities have caught you red hand. May god help you.

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