New Delhi, April 3: The CBI today arrested an additional commissioner of income-tax, Delhi, for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 1 lakh from a private firm, says our correspondent.
H.A. Siddiqi was rounded up by CBI sleuths from central Delhi when he arrived there yesterday to accept the bribe from a representative of the firm.
Siddiqi was remanded to four days of CBI custody. The agency also carried out searches at his residence and official premises. Sleuths seized Rs 20,000 in cash, jewellery and documents pertaining to investments.