Published On: Fri, Aug 7th, 2015

Superintending engineer arrested for accepting bribe

Thane: A superintending engineer of the Thane Zilla Parishad was today arrested for allegedly accepting bribe of Rs 3,500, Anti Corruption Bureau official said.

Maharashtra ACB DG Praveen Dixit

Maharashtra ACB DG Praveen Dixit

The accused Sanjay Baviskar, attached with rural water supply scheme and junior engineer P S Bhoir demanded the bribe amount from the complainant for according technical sanction of seven schemes under a programme, Thane ACB DySP Sanjay Mohite was quoted as saying in a release.

Following a complaint, a trap was laid this afternoon and Baviskar was caught while accepting the bribe inside the collectorate, he added.

A case under relevant sections of Prevention of Corruption Act 1988 has been registered in this connection, the official added.


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