Income Tax officer gets five years in jail in graft case
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Last Updated: Monday, December 24, 2012, 20:47
  
Mumbai: The special CBI court here today convicted a former Assistant Commissioner of Income tax for demanding and accepting bribe from an assessee and sentenced him to five years' rigorous imprisonment.

According to CBI, accused Rajeev Kumar demanded Rs 25,000 from the complainant in March 1998 to settle a tax claim for year 1995-1996.

The CBI filed the chargesheet in 2000 after he was booked under the Prevention of Corruption Act.

PTI


First Published: Monday, December 24, 2012, 20:47


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