Maha cop held by ACB for bribery of Rs 1 lakh

Nagpur, Jan 4 (PTI) A police sub inspector was held on Monday for allegedly demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 1 lakh from a firecracker distributor in Yavatmal, some 150 kilometres from here, a Maharashtra Anti Corruption Bureau official said.

An ACB release identified the accused as PSI Rajabhau Ghogre.

'He demanded money from the complainant to stop a raid on the latter's firecracker business. He was caught in a trap laid by the ACB at Ghatanji police station while taking Rs 1 lakh,' the official added. PTI CLS BNM BNM