Assistant Conservator of Forest held with bribe of Rs. 5600

The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) team of Udaipur arrested an assitant forest conservator of Mamer Range of district’s Kotra Tehsil for taking bribe of Rs.5600.
The accused Verdichand posteat forest post Mahadi,Tehsil Kotra gas demanded the bribe against issuing the Site Verification Report to some villagers.
According to Additional Sp ACB Sudhir Joshi Few of the villagers contacted the accused to get the receipt of the Site Verification Report in connection with the possession of the forest land, but he demanded Ra.3000 from each of the claimants to allote them the receipt, upon negotiating with him he lock the deal on Rs.2800 for each claimant and had demanded Rs.5600 from 2 of the applicants first,but one of the applicant Bada Gamar approached ACB as he did not want to pay the bribe amount.
ACB laid a trapp and asked the complainant to show readiness to pay the bribe amount, said Joshi.
The accused asked him to meet him at his office and caught him red handed while waa accepting the bribe amount from him.

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