CBI arrests senior railway official on graft charges
CBI has arrested a senior railway official for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 5,000 from a contractor.india Updated: Jul 17, 2010 15:18 IST
CBI has arrested a senior railway official for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 5,000 from a contractor.
The accused, Hari Kishore Gupta, divisional engineer (Central) of Western Railways, had allegedly demanded a bribe from the complainant for extending the time limit of the contract period for civil works in railway stations.
The complainant then lodged a complaint with CBI, Gandhinagar branch and a case was registered.
"The CBI laid a trap and the accused was caught while receiving the bribe of Rs 5,000 from the complainant," Press Information Officer of CBI, R K Gaur said.
First Published: Jul 17, 2010 15:14 IST