SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Anti Corruption Bureau on Monday said it has arrested Ajaz Ahmad Mir, Gram Rozgar Sevak, Block Damhal Hanjipora, Kulgam for demanding and accepting a bribe of ₹7,000 for the release of the bill for the construction of the Spring
A complaint was received by Anti-corruption Bureau against Gram Rozgar Sevak Ajaz Ahmad Mir S/o Nazeer Ahmad Mir R/o Boh Noorabad, Damhal Hanjipora, Kulgam, for demanding a bribe of ₹7,000 for processing / forwarding the demand of labour money with regards to project namely Bhuhi Naag at Reshipora.
Since the contents of the complaint disclose the demand for a bribe by the alleged accused public servant namely Ajaz Ahmad Mir, Case FIR No. 03/2023 was registered at P/S ACB Anantnag and investigation started, ACB said.
After the registration of the case, a trap team was constituted. The team caught Ajaz Ahmad Mir S/o Nazeer Ahmad Mir R/o Boh Noorabad, Damhal Hanjipora, Kulgam red handed for demanding and accepting a bribe of ₹7,000. He was immediately arrested on the spot after completing the necessary legal formalities. Further investigation is going on, they said.