Published On: Fri, Apr 13th, 2018

Guwahati Income Tax Commissioner Shwetabh Suman arrested in connection with Rs 50 lakh bribery attempt: officials.

Guwahati: A Commissioner of the Income Tax Department posted in Guwahati was today arrested by the CBI in connection with Rs 50 lakh bribery demand, officials said.

CBI has arrested Guwahati Income Tax Commissioner Shwetabh Suman arrested in connection with Rs 50 lakh bribery attempt

The officer, Shwetabh Suman, allegedly demanded the bribe for passing a favourable orders in tax assessment of a businessman in a shell company matter, an official said.

The amount was recovered from a middle-man and searches were carried out on the premises linked to Suman in Guwahati, Jorhat, Shillong, Noida and Delhi.

PTI 

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