CBI ARRESTS A RECOVERY OFFICER OF DRT AND A PRIVATE PERSON IN AN ALLEGED BRIBERY

Press Release
New Delhi, 26.06.2017

            The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Recovery Officer, DRT Mumbai and his accomplice (a private person) in an alleged bribery.

            CBI registered a case on the allegations that the Recovery Officer has demanded a bribe of Rs.7,00,000/- from the Complainant and instructed him to hand over the same in the form of a cheque to a private person (middle man) for releasing payment in favour of complainant's client. It was also alleged that the accused introduced the middleman to the complainant and on his instructions, a Cheque of Rs.7 lakh was issued & delivered to the middleman (private person). 


               During search at the residential premises of said Recovery Officer, FDs worth Rs.65 lakh (approx.), KVPs worth Rs.9 lakh (approx.) and some property documents were recovered.


              Both the arrested accused were produced before the Competent Court and remanded to police custody till 28.6.2017.




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