CBI ARRESTS AN ASSISTANT DEVELOPMENT OFFICER OF DELHI FIRE SERVICE FOR ACCEPTING A BRIBE OF RS. ONE LAKH

Press Release
New Delhi , 06.02.2013

            The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested an Assistant Development Officer of Delhi Fire Service, Ashram Chowk, New Delhi for demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs. One Lakh from the Complainant.

 

            A case was registered U/s 7 of PC Act, 1988 against an Assistant Development Officer, Delhi Fire Service, Ashram Chowk, New Delhi on a complaint alleging that he demanded Rs.Five Lakh for over-looking the Fire Fighting Licence for a building situated at Ring Road, Lajpat Nagar-IV, New Delhi. Later on, he negotiated the bribe amount and agreed for accepting bribe of Rs. Four Lakh to provide No Objection Certificate to the said building. CBI laid a trap and the accused was caught red handed while demanding and accepting bribe amount of Rs.One Lakh as part payment of the agreed bribe amount of Rs. Four Lakh.

 

            Searches were conducted at the residence & office of accused.

 

            The arrested accused is being produced today in the Court of Special Judge, Patiala House Courts, New Delhi.

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