Two superintendents of the CGST customs excise division have been arrested by way of the CBI whilst taking a bribe in Bhopal.
A case used to be filed in opposition to the chiefs of CGST and the Central Excise Place of work on a grievance concerning the call for for a bribe of two million rupees.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrested two chiefs of GST and Central Excise on suspicion of taking a bribe of Rs 2,000,000.
Ankur Khandelwal and Chetan Saxena, each superintendents of CGST and Bhopal Customs Excise, allegedly demanded Rs 10 lakh from the businessman to settle his pending tax factor, officers stated.
A case used to be filed in opposition to the executives of CGST and the Central Excise Place of work for a grievance claiming an mistaken good thing about 10 lakh from the plaintiff to settle CGST’s case in opposition to its spouse company. After negotiations, the defendants agreed to just accept a bribe of Rs 2,000,000 on 20 April.
The CBI set a entice and stuck the defendant in soliciting and accepting a bribe from the complainant. The premises of each defendants in Bhopal have been searched and incriminating paperwork/items have been discovered.
The arrested defendants gave the impression prior to a different CBI pass judgement on in Bhopal on Thursday.