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Caught taking bribe, officer flushes down currency

IANS  |  Hyderabad 

Caught taking a bribe, a law in Telangana tore the currency notes and flushed them down the in an attempt to out evidence.

The incident occurred in on Monday when officials of the (ACB) caught taking a bribe.

Ansari works at the Junior First Class Magistrate's (JFCM) court in Shadnagar town here.

He had demanded Rs 8,000 from for not including his mother's name in a case. Reddy lodged a complaint with the anti-graft agency, which laid a trap to catch the red-handed.

On Monday, Ansari was collecting the bribe money from Reddy at his house in when the ACB team arrived there.

On noticing the sleuths, he tore the currency notes and flushed them down the The officials managed to retrieve the torn pieces and arrested him.



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First Published: Mon, March 25 2019. 20:12 IST