CBI ARRESTS AN AGRICULTURAL ASSISTANT AND A PRIVATE PERSON IN A BRIBERY CASE

Press Release
New Delhi, 01.02.2017

         

         The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested an Agricultural Assistant, State Bank of India, Partur Branch, Jalna (Maharashtra) and a private person for demanding & accepting a bribe of Rs. 30,000/- from the complainant.

       CBI has registered a Case on 31.01.2017 u/s 120-B of IPC r/w Sec. 7 of PC Act, 1988 on a complaint received from a farmer of Jalna (Maharashtra), against Agricultural Assistant, State Bank of India, Partur Branch, Jalna and a private person. It was alleged in the complaint that Agricultural Assistant, State Bank of India, Partur Branch, Jalna and a private person demanded a bribe of Rs.30,000/- from the complainant in connection with his Agriculture Loan of Rs. 3.60 lakh for Drip Irrigation.

        CBI laid a trap and caught both the accused red handed while demanding & accepting the bribe amount of Rs.30,000/- from the complainant. Searches were conducted at the office & residential premises of the accused persons.

        The arrested accused are being produced today before the Court of Special Judge, Jalna (Maharashtra).


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