CBI ARRESTS A DEPUTY COMMANDANT OF CRPF FOR ACCEPTING A BRIBE OF RS. ONE LAKH

Press Release
New Delhi , 20.05.2012

            The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Deputy Commandant, Central Reserve Police Force, posted in Central Police Canteen [CPC], CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs.One Lakh from the complainant.

 

            A case was registered U/s 7 of PC Act 1988 against the Deputy Commandant, CRPF. It is alleged in the FIR that Deputy Commandant, CRPF had assured the complainant that the firms he is representing will be listed in CPC. As per his assurance, the firms represented by the complainant were listed in CPC and the Deputy Commandant was demanding a bribe of Rs One lakh from complainant for favouring the firms.

 

            After registration of the case, CBI laid a trap and the accused was caught red handed while demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs.One lakh from the complainant in New Delhi.

 

            Search was conducted in the house of the accused. Cash Rs.3.20 Lakh (approx) was found along with other incriminating documents.

 

            The arrested accused is being produced today in the Court at Patiala House, New Delhi.

 

            Further investigation is continuing.

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