A Maharashtra revenue department official and his two associates were arrested for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 23 lakh near his South Mumbai office on Tuesday, according to the Anti Corruption Bureau.
The expectation of getting a bribe for casting a favoured vote is one of the "critical factors" that drives the ballot choice amongst Indian voters and this desire in witnessing an upward trend, a latest electoral indices study has found.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal released a video on Monday alleging that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Sher Singh Dagar tried to bribe their MLAs in a bid to help his party form government in Delhi.
Tightening the screws on corruption, sleuths of Anti-Corruption Bureau have arrested the Commissioner and two staffers of Jodhpur Municipal Corporation (JMC) for allegedly accepting a bribe, police said on Saturday.
A civic body corporator and her husband were arrested from their residence in Mahim area for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 15,000 from a person, who runs an NGO in the city, a top ACB officer said.