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CBI arrests I-T officer for graft

IANS  |  Bhubaneswar/New Delhi 

The on Tuesday said it has arrested an on charge of accepting a bribe of Rs 40,000 for dropping penal proceedings against an

"was arrested yesterday (Monday) while demanding and accepting Rs 40,000 from the complainant for dropping penal proceedings against him and not reopening the tax assessment of previous years," an told IANS.

A case was registered against Behera on February 9 on the complaint of Gaurahari Nayak, who owns in Odisha's Bhadrak.

The agency seized Rs 2 lakh in cash and property documents during searches at the office and residence of Behera.

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First Published: Tue, February 13 2018. 20:16 IST
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