New Delhi: In a shocking incident Hari Ram, an undersecretary of NCERT was caught red-handed by the CBI taking a bribe on May 27.
CBI nabbed Hari Ram when he was allegedly seen taking a Rs15,000 bribe rom a person to dispose off a pending complaint against him . Ram has been booked by the CBI under charges of Prevention of Corruption Act 1988 for demanding a sum of Rs 50,000 in form of a bribe.
"It is alleged that the undersecretary had demanded a bribe of Rs.50,000 from the complainant for disposing a complaint in his favour, which was pending against him," CBI spokesperson Devpreet Singh said.
The CBI laid a trap after verification of the complaint, said an offical.