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CBI Arrests Customs Appraiser In Bribery Case At Delhi Airport


According to the CBI, they’d demanded Rs 1.40 lakh as bribe from the businessman. (Representational)

New Delhi:

CBI has arrested an appraiser of the Customs Department and his affiliate posted on the Delhi airport for allegedly searching for Rs 1.40 lakh bribe to clear a consignment of batteries to South Africa, officers mentioned on Wednesday.

Customs appraiser Amit Dalal and his affiliate and Customs home agent Amit Kumar allegedly demanded the bribe from a businessman exporting batteries to South Africa.

After receiving a criticism, the CBI laid a lure and arrested the accused whereas they have been allegedly taking Rs 1 lakh as bribe, CBI spokesperson R C Joshi mentioned.

According to the CBI, they’d demanded Rs 1.40 lakh as bribe from the businessman.

“Searches are being conducted at the office and residential premises of both the accused,” Mr Joshi mentioned.

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