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Dy collector allegedly takes bribe through cheque, arrested

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

The anti-corruption bureau today arrested a deputy collector and two others in Parbhani district of for accepting a bribe of Rs 50,000.

The accused had taken the bribe initially through a cheque.



Abhimanyu Bodhvad (44), resident deputy collector of Parbhani, had asked for bribe from a 60-year-old man for renewal of his entertainment license on March 21.

Bodhvad sent a retired peon from collector's office, Hasnoddin Shamshoddin (60), to the complainant's residence to hand over the license document and collect a cheque for bribe, amount, the ACB said.

Later he asked the complainant to give in lieu of the cheque.

The complainant approached the ACB, which laid a trap at the district collector's office this morning and caught Bodhvad when he gave the cheque to Shaikh Israr Shaikh (49), a senior clerk, who in turn took the from the complainant and returned the cheque.

ACB arrested all three -- Bodhvad, Hasnoddin and Shaikh Israr. Further probe is on.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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Dy collector allegedly takes bribe through cheque, arrested

The anti-corruption bureau today arrested a deputy collector and two others in Parbhani district of Maharashtra for accepting a bribe of Rs 50,000. The accused had taken the bribe initially through a cheque. Abhimanyu Bodhvad (44), resident deputy collector of Parbhani, had asked for bribe from a 60-year-old man for renewal of his entertainment license on March 21. Bodhvad sent a retired peon from collector's office, Hasnoddin Shamshoddin (60), to the complainant's residence to hand over the license document and collect a cheque for bribe, amount, the ACB said. Later he asked the complainant to give cash in lieu of the cheque. The complainant approached the ACB, which laid a trap at the district collector's office this morning and caught Bodhvad when he gave the cheque to Shaikh Israr Shaikh Usman (49), a senior clerk, who in turn took the cash from the complainant and returned the cheque. ACB arrested all three -- Bodhvad, Hasnoddin and Shaikh Israr. ... The anti-corruption bureau today arrested a deputy collector and two others in Parbhani district of for accepting a bribe of Rs 50,000.

The accused had taken the bribe initially through a cheque.

Abhimanyu Bodhvad (44), resident deputy collector of Parbhani, had asked for bribe from a 60-year-old man for renewal of his entertainment license on March 21.

Bodhvad sent a retired peon from collector's office, Hasnoddin Shamshoddin (60), to the complainant's residence to hand over the license document and collect a cheque for bribe, amount, the ACB said.

Later he asked the complainant to give in lieu of the cheque.

The complainant approached the ACB, which laid a trap at the district collector's office this morning and caught Bodhvad when he gave the cheque to Shaikh Israr Shaikh (49), a senior clerk, who in turn took the from the complainant and returned the cheque.

ACB arrested all three -- Bodhvad, Hasnoddin and Shaikh Israr. Further probe is on.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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Dy collector allegedly takes bribe through cheque, arrested

The anti-corruption bureau today arrested a deputy collector and two others in Parbhani district of for accepting a bribe of Rs 50,000.

The accused had taken the bribe initially through a cheque.

Abhimanyu Bodhvad (44), resident deputy collector of Parbhani, had asked for bribe from a 60-year-old man for renewal of his entertainment license on March 21.

Bodhvad sent a retired peon from collector's office, Hasnoddin Shamshoddin (60), to the complainant's residence to hand over the license document and collect a cheque for bribe, amount, the ACB said.

Later he asked the complainant to give in lieu of the cheque.

The complainant approached the ACB, which laid a trap at the district collector's office this morning and caught Bodhvad when he gave the cheque to Shaikh Israr Shaikh (49), a senior clerk, who in turn took the from the complainant and returned the cheque.

ACB arrested all three -- Bodhvad, Hasnoddin and Shaikh Israr. Further probe is on.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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