Hyderabad, Oct 4 : The officials of Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Friday caught red-handed Mines & Geology Assistant Director T Samuel Jacob, and Royalty Inspector Sairam in Wanaparthy District when they were accepting bribe amount of Rs 20,000.
Jacob and Sairam were caught red-handed in their office when they demanded and accepted the bribe amount of Rs.20,000 from the complainant N Dileepa Chari of Hyderabad, to show an official favour-- to forward a favourable report to the Director, Mines & Geology to clear the penalty case against the complainant's Firm, an ACB statement here said.
The bribe amount of Rs.20, 000 was recovered from the possession of Sairam and his both hand fingers tested positive in chemical test. Earlier, Jacob accepted Rs 1 lakh from the complainant on September 27, 2019. The Accused officers were being arrested and produced before the Special Judge for SPE and ACB cases, here, the statement added. (UNI)