Revenue officer arrested for accepting bribe

Last Updated: Friday, August 12, 2011 - 14:00

Srinagar: A revenue official was arrested by
the Jammu and Kashmir State Vigilance Organisation for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 3,000.

Mohammad Rafiq Wani lodged a complaint against Patwari
Abdul Ahad Bhat alleging that the official demanded Rs 3,000
from him for issuance of a revenue document.
On the basis of the complaint, a case was registered and
investigation taken up, an official spokesman said.

Yesterday, the SVO arrested the revenue officer while
accepting the bribe, the spokesman said.

PTI

First Published: Friday, August 12, 2011 - 14:00
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