Published On: Sat, Apr 23rd, 2016

Suspended IAS officer gets bail in bribery case under Excise Act

Jaipur: A local court today granted bail to suspended IAS officer Ashok Singhvi who is accused in a bribery case under Excise Act.

The cops produced IAS officer Ashok Singhvi in a local court today for granting his bail in a bribery case under Excise Act.

The cops produced IAS officer Ashok Singhvi in a local court today for granting his bail in a bribery case under Excise Act.

The court of Metropolitan Magistrate 10 accepted the bail application on Thursday and the magistrate Ashutosh granted bail today.

A case under Excise Act was lodged against Singhvi, who is one of the accused in a bribery case involving Rs.2.5 crore filed in September last year after 177 bottles of foreign liquor were recovered from his house during a raid by Anti-Corruption Bureau.

Singhvi was the Principal Secretary (Mines) at the time of arrest.

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