The officer allegedly told the doctor that the ED would register a case against him if he did not pay up. The DVAC conducted searches at the ED office and the officer’s home in Madurai.
R Arokiya Baskar Raj, VAO of Nallampalayam, was accused of taking Rs 3,000 for issuing the death certificate of a man to his 28-year-old wife belonging to the Irular community.
Further, councillors publicly accused the mayor of collecting bribes and shared clips of their allegations on social media, protesters said.
The trap was laid by the Lokayukta police based on a complaint filed by Prathap BN, an Electrical Contractor.
According to sources, goods transport offices that used to charge up to Rs 150 for a 15-kg parcel from Sivakasi have increased charges up to Rs 500 in the last 10 days.
Upon allegations that the CEO and others were demanding bribes for teacher appointments at a government-aided school, DVAC officials headed by ADSP Ramachandran conducted inquiries.
Kempanna made this allegation immediately after a meeting with Deputy Chief Minister DK Shivakumar.
Employees of the company called beneficiaries and pressured them to agree to accept orthotic braces and/or CGX, regardless of medical necessity, federal prosecutors said.
Accused Harekrushna Sahu is a constable in DVF and deployed in special cell of Boudh SP
BJP MP Nishikant Dubey kickstarted a political storm after he wrote a letter to Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, seeking action against Moitra for allegedly taking bribes to raise questions in the House.
The other three accused are Ashoka HM, first division assistant; Sheela, excise inspector of Harihara zone, and Shailashree, second division assistant.
Though Haridas was arraigned as an accused, police sources indicate that he won’t be immediately arrested. Instead, he will be summoned for questioning under CrPC Section 41 A.
The cops let the smugglers continue to their destination after accepting a bribe. Later, the same smugglers were arrested in Narsampet and the contraband was seized.
According to sources, political leaders picked police officials of their choice and got them transferred to their respective constituencies in view of the approaching Assembly elections.
Inspector Narender allegedly demanded bribe from Neela Rajeshwar Laxman Rao, the managing partner of Rock Club Sky Lounge in Banjara Hills.
Actor Vishal had alleged that he gave a bribe of Rs 6.5 lakh for screening and certification of his film ‘Mark Antony’ which was dubbed in Hindi.
CBI books three for demanding bribe from actor Vishal to provide CBFC certification for 'Mark Antony'
In his complaint, Vishal alleged that Merlin Menaga demanded Rs 6.5 lakh to issue the censor certificate for the film. The money was deposited into the accounts of Jeeja Ramdas and Rajan.
In 2007, one LT Pingale accused Dr Anil Shinde, the medical officer of a rural hospital at Paud in Maharashtra's Pune district, of seeking Rs 100 to certify his injuries following an alleged assault.
When Bala Chandar met Naga Bhushanam, the latter demanded a bribe amount of Rs 3 lakh, Rs 1.5 lakh each for both tainted officials.
The Congress leader was responding to the Centre’s approval on September 29, 2023, on the issuance of the 28th tranche of electoral bonds that will open for sale for 10 days beginning October 4.