Published On: Wed, Sep 30th, 2015

Delhi police arrests CBI official on bribery charges

Delhi Police Commissioner B S Bassi

Delhi Police Commissioner B S Bassi

New Delhi: Delhi Police have arrested a CBI official for allegedly seeking bribe in lieu of settling a matter of a resident of the national capital.

Sources said the accused official has been identified as Sub Inspector Amit Prakash and was arrested from Uttam Nagar on Monday.

Taking a strong exception to the incident, CBI has suspended Prakash and it will initiate disciplinary proceedings against him after Delhi Police submits a report in this regard to the central probe agency, they said.

The police have charged that the CBI official was allegedly executing an extortion and cheating racket.

PTI

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