The sleuths of Central Bureau of Investigation nabbed a Bhilai based officer of state insurance corporation while accepting bribe.
The officer nabbed is said to be branch manager.
CBI sources said that the arrest came about because the branch manager Jeet Sharma was seeking bribe for approving the Provident Fund related documents from family of a deceased applicant.
It was informed that branch manager was reluctant in allowing the family to withdraw the amount.
He then sought Rs 1 lakh as bribe but then the family negotiated the amount to the tune of Rs 15 thousand.
The family then lodged complaint with the CBI Bhilai.
The CBI then initiated preliminary probe and found the complaint to be correct and then laid the trap.
The CBI sources said that applicant had lost his life in a Bhilai Steel Plant accident.
The CBI then moved in lay the trap and nabbed the officer near Sector VI A market where he was accepting bribe.>