THE anti-corruption bureau (ACB), Mumbai have arrested BMC employee Raju Lingappa Kamble for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 1,200.
According to ACB official, the complainant has applied for duplicate birth certificate in September 2013 at BMC’s S-ward, Bhandup. Since then he was running from pillar to post. He met an officer Varang who was always saying that his file had gone in BMC headquarter.
Varang also suggested that if he wants certificate immediate he should meet Raju Kamble.
Kamble is labour in health department, S-ward, Bhandup.
The complainant met Kamble. He (Kamble) allegedly demanded Rs 1,200 in-turn of giving birth certificate. Having no wish to give bribe on June 26 complainant approached ACB office and registered FIR against him. On June 27 ACB officials verified the complainant’s allegation.
On June 30 ACB officials laid a trap and arrested Kamble while accepting bribe of Rs 1,200.