ACB files charge sheet against ex-BDO

Excelsior Correspondent

Srinagar, Sept 16: The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) today produced a charge sheet against Ex BDO Sopore in case FIR No. 09/2019 in the Court of Special Judge Anti Corruption Baramulla.
The ACB said that an instant case was registered against Abdul Rashid Ahanger, the then Block Development Officer Sopore, who was caught red-handed by ACB while accepting a bribe of Rs 2000 from a daily rated worker for release of his wages in his office on 22-05-2019.
The Bureau said that the accused was arrested on the spot and was subsequently released on bail by the orders of Court of Special Judge Anti Corruption Baramulla.
During the investigation, the ACB said, it has been proved that the accused official has put the demand of money several times from the daily rated wager for release of his wages.