Published On: Mon, May 20th, 2019

Junior clerk held for accepting bribe

Malegaon: A junior clerk from the office of Additional Collector here in Nashik district of Maharashtra was held Monday for allegedly accepting bribe of Rs 25,000 from a man for exchanging official favour, an ACB official said.

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The accused, Vishal Lohar, had demanded bribe of Rs 1,15,000 for effecting some changes in the 7/12 revenue extract but settled for Rs 25,000, he said.

A trap was laid and Lohar was nabbed while accepting the amount.

Another person is absconding.

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