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Dr Pratibha Shinde president of Vai Municipal Council arrested by ACB

Satara ACB officials said that they received a complaint by a contractor that Dr. Shinde had demanded Rs 14,000 to clear a bill which was related with construction of toilets.

pune Updated: Jun 09, 2017 17:25 IST
HT Correspondent
Dr Shinde and her husband, who is working with a prominent high school, were caught red handed while accepting cash by Satara ant-corruption bureau on Friday.
Dr Shinde and her husband, who is working with a prominent high school, were caught red handed while accepting cash by Satara ant-corruption bureau on Friday.(HT REPRESENTATIVE PHOTO)

Newly elected president of Vai Municipal Council Dr Pratibha Shinde was arrested by Satara anti-corruption bureau along with her husband on Friday noon. 

 Dr Shinde and her husband Sudhir were taken to Satara after they were caught in private clinic run by Dr Shinde. The incident has generated sensation in the political circles. 

Satara ACB officials said that they received a complaint by a contractor that Shinde had demanded Rs 14,000 to clear a bill which was related with construction of toilets. Dr Shinde and her husband, who is working with a prominent high school, were caught red handed while accepting cash.

Dr Shinde got elected as Vai president two months back as a BJP candidate. She won the election with a margin of only one vote.