The News Scroll 15 September 2020  Last Updated at 10:27 pm | Source: PTI

Five arrested for taking bribe in Rajasthan

Five arrested for taking bribe in Rajasthan
Jaipur, Sep 15 (PTI) Five people, including two revenue officers, were arrested on Tuesday in separate incidents of taking bribe in Rajasthan, an anti-corruption bureau (ACB) official said.

In Bikaner, a local revenue officer, Mohanlal, was arrested for taking a bribe of Rs 12,000 in a land mutation matter, ACB Assistant Superintendent of Police Rajnish Poonia said. 

A junior engineer posted at Rajaldesar block of Jodhpur Discom was arrested for taking a bribe of Rs 1 lakh through his assistant Hariom Sharma in a electricity bill settlement issue, ACB ASP Anand Prakash said. 

In Barmer, revenue officer Raghunath Ram was held for taking Rs 8,000 as a bribe from Laduram Vishnoi through middleman Om Prakash in a land mutation case, a senior police officer said. 

All the accused have been booked under sections of the Prevention of Corruption Act and further investigation in the matter is on. PTI AG                                  DPB

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