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CO arrested on graft charge

Press Trust of India  |  Patna 

The Vigilance Department today arrested a Circle Officer (CO) on graft charge from Gaya district.

Acting on a complaint by one Md Mokhtar, a Vigilance Investigation Bureau (VIB) team under DSP Gopal Paswan laid a trap and nabbed the CO Shashibhushan from Sub-Divisional Officer (SDO) office at Sherghati as soon as he took Rs 10,000 as bribe from the complainant, an official release said.


Shashibhushan posted at Mohanpur, had demanded the bribe for the said amount for removal of encroachment, it said.

The Vigilance Department has laid 49 traps and arrested 52 servants on graft charge so far this year.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, August 09 2017. 19:02 IST
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