Revenue official arrested for accepting bribe in Rajouri
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Last Updated: Saturday, February 19, 2011, 17:43
Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir State Vigilance Organisation (SVO) arrested a revenue official while he was allegedly accepting bribe from a villager in Rajouri district of the state, officials said on Saturday.

On a complaint by Muktiar Ahmed that Patwari Mohammad Shabir was demanding Rs 10,000 as bribe for preparing some land papers at village Ladot in the border district, SVO laid a trap and called Patwari at a place, so that he demanded the kick back, they said.

He was caught while accepting money from the villager and later arrested, they said, adding a case was registered against the revenue official.


First Published: Saturday, February 19, 2011, 17:43

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