Cidco engineer held over bribery
NAVI MUMBAI: The anti corruption bureau of Navi Mumbai unit arrested an executive engineer of Cidco for allegedly taking Rs15,000 bribe on Friday.
According to the ACB officials, Arun Aahir, 56, had demanded the cash from a civil contractor for sanctioning his bill. He was arrested red-handed while taking the money at the Cidco nodal office in Kharghar’s Sector 4. “The contractor had taken the contract of cleaning drains and painting dividers at the node. After finishing his work, he submitted a bill of Rs1.50 lakh at the Cidco office. The accused asked for the bribe to sanction that bill,” said Vishal Jadhav, ACB inspector.