CBI arrests Home ministry official for offering bribe

The agency arrested Dheeraj Singh, a section officer in the ministry, who deals with empanelment of IPS officers.

Published: 12th September 2019 02:40 PM  |   Last Updated: 12th September 2019 02:40 PM   |  A+A-

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By PTI

NEW DELHI: The CBI on Thursday arrested a section officer of the Home Ministry for allegedly offering a bribe of Rs 16 lakh to a senior agency officer for influencing a case, officials said.

The agency arrested Dheeraj Singh, a section officer in the ministry, who deals with empanelment of IPS officers, they said.

The agency caught Singh with about Rs 70 lakh in cash, they said.

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