Clerk accepts bribe for virus disinfection work in Maharashtra, held

The accused Vijay Kadam (48) works with Badlapur Municipal Council.

Published: 13th June 2020 05:05 PM  |   Last Updated: 13th June 2020 05:05 PM   |  A+A-

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THANE: A municipal clerk has been arrested from Thane district for allegedly accepting Rs 5,200 in bribe from a contractor for clearing his bill for carrying out disinfection work for COVID-19, Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) said on Saturday.

The accused Vijay Kadam (48) works with Badlapur Municipal Council.

He was detained on Friday evening for accepting the bribe, an official release said.

Kadam has been booked under Prevention of Corruption Act by Badlapur police.

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