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DEC 02 2016

Jodhpur DISCOM meter reader held for taking bribe

  • Economic Times, ET Bureau / Hyderabad
  • Created: Fri 02nd DEC 2016

A meter reader of Jodhpur DISCOM was today arrested by anti-corruption bureau (ACB) for allegedly accepting bribe of Rs 5000.

The accused Kishore Joshi had demanded the bribe from the owner of a handicrafts manufacturing unit to convert his temporary power connection into permanent, IG ACB V K Singh said here.

After verification of the complaint, the accused was trapped while accepting the bribe in Jodhpur, he said.

 

 

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