2 PR Officials in ACB Net

Published: 09th May 2015 05:59 AM  |   Last Updated: 09th May 2015 05:59 AM   |  A+A-

VISAKHAPATNAM : ACB officials arrested two Panchayat Raj officials - senior executive engineer Sattibabu and executive engineer A Prabhakar - for collecting extra charges from contractors here Friday.

According to ACB DSP Ramakrishna, they received several complaints against the duo for demanding 0.5-1 per cent commission from contractors. On Friday, they conducted surprise checks at the Collectorate and seized two covers containing unaccounted cash worth `34,000 from Prabhakar. When questioned, he replied blatantly that there was nothing new about it. Officials raided his house as well and recovered `1,70,000. Sattibabu was held during the check at Collecorate and `4,000 cash was recovered from him. The officials were produced in court. 


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