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Audio: Official removed, probe on
Madhya Pradesh

Audio: Official removed, probe on

Agency News

Bhopal, Sep 4: An Excise Department officer posted in Dhar District was placed under suspension on Tuesday – pending inquiry – subsequent to an audio of a “phone conversation” between the bureaucrat and an Indore-resident social worker going viral, it was officially learnt.

The disciplinary action was taken against Assistant Commissioner Sanjeev Dubey. The conversation has two persons discussing seizure of a liquor-laden vehicle and ‘financial transactions’ vis-a-vis legislators. It mentioned the respective amounts given to lawmakers in the district. The audio’s authenticity is being examined. (UNI)