Himachal: CBI arrests two in bribery case

| Updated: May 31, 2017 00:43 IST

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], May 30 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday arrested Joint Director of Himachal Pradesh Industries Department Tilak Raj Sharma and Ashok Rana in a bribery case of Rs. five lakh. Accused Tilak Raj Sharma has been arrested from Sector 8 Chandigarh, along with Rs. 3.5 lakh yesterday, where Sharma had asked Rs. 10 lakh from a company set up in Baddi, Himachal Pradesh. A case has been registered under Section 7 of the Prevention of Corruption Act and section 120-B of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). Further investigation is underway. (ANI)