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Wife, daughter of DG Corporate Affairs commit suicide

Updated: Jul 19, 2016 18:09 IST

New Delhi, July 19 (ANI):Just two days after the arrest of Director General Corporate Affairs B.K Bansal, an additional secretary-rank officer in Ministry of Corporate Affairs, in an alleged bribery case, his wife and daughter committed suicide at their residence in Madhu Vihar here on Tuesday.

The duo was found hanging at their residence.

As per reports, Bansal, along with a Delhi-based middle man Vishwadeep Bansal, was nabbed from a hotel while bribe was allegedly being exchanged for showing favours to a private firm.

The reports also suggested that the investigating agency, during its searches at eight locations in connection with the case, had claimed to have recovered over Rs. 56 lakh from Bansal, while Rs. 16 lakh were recovered from Vishwadeep. (ANI)