CBI arrests two officials of Sales Tax Department
New Delhi, Aug 8 (UNI) Two officials of the Sales Tax Department have been arrested on bribery charge, the CBI said today.
Assistant Sales Tax Officer C P Kataria and Value Added Tax (VAT) Inspector Mohar Singh, both posted in Ward No 95 of the Sales Tax Department here, had demanded and accepted a bribe of Rs 5000 from a complainant, a CBI spokesman said.
They had sought bribe to help the complainant obtain a Trader Identification Number (TIN). The CBI laid a trap and arrested the two officials while accepting the bribe.
They were produced in court which remanded them to 14 days' judicial custody.
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