Government official caught accepting bribe to process pension case
Not wanting to pay the bribe, the plaintiff approached this management to take the necessary legal action against the aforementioned official. As a result, a trap was set today at Mushalpur in the office of the Joint Director, Health Services, Baksa, by a team from the Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Directorate, Assam.
Bipin Kalita, Chief Assistant was caught red-handed at 12:45 p.m., in the office shortly after accepting the demanded bribe of Rs. 5,000/- (five thousand rupees only) from the plaintiff . The amount of the bribe was recovered from the property of the accused official in the presence of independent witnesses. As a result, he was apprehended by the team.
83 government agents arrested by Haryana Vigilance since January for ‘accepting’ a bribe
A case was filed at ACB Police Station on 7/19/2022 in ACB PS Case No. 17/2022 U/S 7(a) of Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 (as amended 2018) against Bipin Kalita, Head Asstt., O/O Co-Director, Health Services, Baksa. The necessary legal proceedings are in progress.