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CBI raids in-law’s house of Patwari after being caught red-handed accepting bribe

Srinagar, Mar 02: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday raided the residential house of in-law’s of a Patwari after he was caught by CBI red-handed while accepting bribe.

If sources are to be believed, the said Patwari was caught by CBI team red-handed while accepting bribe of thirteen thousand in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district.

Sources said, “after being caught red-handed, team of CBI officials raided the residential house of his in-laws, located in Gousyar area of Hawal Srinagar.

Sources identified the Patwari as Mohammad Afzal, a resident of Budgam, who is currently working as Pathwari in Revenue department and is posted at Bemina Srinagar.

“The raid is being conducted at the residential house of father-in-law of Patwari identified as Ghulam Hassan Dar, son of Mohammad Ibrahim Dar,” sources added. The raid was on at the time of filing this report.


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