A Second division assistant (SDA) was allegedly caught by ACB while taking a bribe of Rs.3 lakhs on 31.05.2019.
Mr. Vasudev who was posted at the Department of Health and Family Welfare Office at Indiranagar was trapped by the Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB).
He is accused of demanding a bribe of Rs.3 lakh to issue the work order to Mr. Chandrashekar of Xeon Systems, who had won a Rs.3 crore contract to provide staff on a contract basis to the department.
Mr.Vasudev allegedly pestered Mr.Chandrashekar for money to issue the work order. After a series of negotiations, he settled at R. 3 lakh. The Government official issued the work order but demanded that the money be paid within days or else he would bar him from bidding for the department’s contracts in the future.
Health Inspector caught by ACB :
On 03.06.2019 Bengaluru City ACB trapped Mr. Pradeep, Health Inspector for Ward No.193, Shantiniketan Layout, Hulimaavu, Arakeri.
Mr.Pradeep had demanded Rs.10,000/- to issue a trade licence to open a Snooker Parlour. He is the health inspector for Ward No.193 Arakere in whose jurisdiction the snooker parlour falls.
The Officer has been suspended, bribe money confiscated a case has been registered.