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MH-ACB-ARREST - Maha: Thane traffic cop arrested by ACB for bribery

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.

Thane, Oct 12 (PTI) A sub-inspector of the traffic police here was nabbed Friday for allegedly demanding and accepting a bribe to issue a vehicle no-objection certificate, a Maharashtra Anti-Corruption Bureau official said.
Sub-inspector Atmaram Patil (54) had demanded Rs 8,000 from a person who wanted an NOC for a transport vehicle ferrying over-dimensional cargo, the ACB said in a release.
The amount was brought down to Rs 5,000 and Patil was caught while accepting the money in a trap laid by ...