CBI ARRESTS THREE OFFICIALS INCLUDING AN ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF DELHI DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY IN A BRIBERY CASE


 

Press Release
New Delhi, 15.08.2020

The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested an Assistant Director, an Upper Division Clerk and a Security guard all working in Delhi Development Authority (DDA), New Delhi in an alleged bribery case of Rs One Lakh.

A case was registered on a complaint alleging that a private person known to the complainant was allotted a plot by DDA in place of his Jhuggi. It was further alleged that the complainant had bought this plot from said private person on GPA and wanted to sell it to someone else, for which the said plot required to be entered in the records of DDA in the name of said private person (an allottee of the said plot). It was also alleged that the said accused asked the complainant to arrange a bribe of Rs. Four Lakh.

CBI laid a trap and caught the public servant red handed while accepting the bribe of Rs. One lakh. The other accused were also arrested subsequently. Searches were conducted at the office and residential premises of the accused at Delhi and Noida which led to the recovery of incriminating documents.

All the arrested accused will be produced today before the Competent Court.

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