CBI ARRESTS AN INTELLIGENCE OFFICER OF NCB AND A PRIVATE PERSON IN A BRIBERY CASE

Press Release
New Delhi, 04.09.2018

The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested an Intelligence Officer, Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), Kolkata and a private person (an advocate) in an alleged bribery case.

The case was registered on a complaint alleging that the Intelligence Officer, NCB has demanded Rs. 2 lakh as bribe and has agreed to accept Rs. 50,000/- for not implicating the complainant in an NCB case. After necessary verification, CBI laid a trap and caught the advocate for demanding and accepting the bribe on behalf of the said Intelligence Officer of NCB. The Intelligence Officer was also arrested.

Searches were conducted at the official and residential premises of the accused.

Both the arrested accused are being produced today before the Designated Court at Kolkata.


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