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CBI nabs Mumbai IT officer taking bribe

IANS  |  Mumbai 

The (CBI) on Wednesday arrested an income-here for demanding and taking a bribe of Rs 100,000 from a complainant, an said.

According to the complainant, IT Ulhas Lokhande, posted at Ward 34(1), had demanded a bribe for completing an assessment of of the complainant's sister for financial year 2009-2010.

Lokhande had summoned the complainant and his sister to his in this connection on December 29 last year and demanded Rs 125,000 for giving a favourable assessment Order.

After negotiations, he settled for Rs 100,000 and fell into the trap while accepting the amount.

The also conducted searches at his office and residential premises and other investigations before producing him in the Special Court on Thursday.

--IANS

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First Published: Wed, January 03 2018. 21:04 IST
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