Alwar, April 10 (H.S.). The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has arrested 7 persons, including a transport inspector and two touts working in the tax collection center of Shahjahanpur Transport Department in Alwar district, while recovering illegally. An amount of more than Rs 3 lakh recovered illegally on the spot and around Rs 9 lakh in cash has been recovered from the residence of a tout. Searches are being conducted at the residence and other places of the accused.
Director General of Anti-Corruption Bureau BL Soni said that this action was taken jointly by Kota city and Alwar unit. He said that ACB had received information about illegal recovery from truck drivers at Shahjahanpur naka, after which continuous monitoring was being done. Action was taken on Sunday morning after verification by the teams formed under the leadership of Additional Superintendent of Police, ACB Kota, Thakur Chandrasheel and Alwar Additional Superintendent of Police Vijay Singh. During the action, private person Gajendra Singh was caught red handed at the checkpost. Searches were conducted at the possible places to store the illegally recovered money. In which 84 thousand recovered from the possession of Inspector Ravindra Singh Bhati and other personnel, contract workers and private employees from the truck driver’s spot at the check post. In this sequence, about 2 lakh 6 thousand rupees were recovered from the possession of Dalal Chauhan, who was present in the cabin built near the airport. In search of the bedroom of Dalal Chauhan’s house located in Chaubara village, about 8 lakh 85 thousand and documents related to illegal recovery of transport department were recovered from the cupboard.
ACB has arrested Ravindra Singh Bhati Transport Inspector, Dalal Ravindra Singh Chauhan, Leela Ram, Gajendra, Vikram Singh and Lokesh and Kailash Guard total 7 persons. ACB is interrogating all the accused. The interrogation of the accused is going on under the direction of ACB Additional Director General of Police Dinesh MN. Advance research is being done in this matter by registering a case under the Prevention of Corruption Act.