Jaipur, Sep 24 (PTI) An assistant administrative officer of Ayurveda department in Rajasthan’s Sri Ganganagar district was arrested on Thursday for allegedly taking bribe of Rs 15,000, an anti-corruption bureau (ACB) official said.
The accused, Pawan Kumar Sharma, had demanded a bribe of Rs 18,000 from one Govardhan Lal Sharma, said DSP Ved Prakash Lakhotia.
The accused had accepted Rs 3,000 bribe on Sunday and he was arrested while taking remaining Rs 15,000 on Thursday, the officer said.
The bribe money has been recovered and a case has been registered under the Prevention of Corruption Act against Pawan Kumar. PTI AG AD