Bangalore, Jun 17(UNI) Two Commercial Tax Department officials of Chintamani were arrested by Karnataka Lokayukta sleuths while accepting bribe for showing official favour.
According to a press release from Lokayukta here today, CTO Officer Dorai demanded Rs one lakh from M/s Indian Madras Motor Proprietor S Raghvendra assuring not to book case against him for not issuing bill for the oil purchase.
However, after a stiff bargaining, Dorai agreed to accept Rs 25,000.
But Raghavendra, not willing to pay the money, approached Lokayukta who laid a trap and caught red hand Dorai and CTO Inspector Rajanna while accepting the bribe money.
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