The CBI has arrested Jitender Joon an Assistant Commissioner of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) of Government of Delhi and a private person Dinesh Khurana in an alleged Rs 6 lakh bribery case. The accused Jitender Joon, Assistant Commissioner, GST, allegedly sought illegal gratification from the Karol Bagh based firm through another private person Dinesh Khurana in lieu of favourably handling the case.

It was alleged that a survey cum seizure operation had been conducted by GST Department against a private firm based at Karol Bagh, New Delhi. The accused public servant allegedly sought illegal gratification from the Karol Bagh based firm/company through the said private person in lieu of help in this case. CBI caught both the accused while transacting Rs. Six Lakh as illegal gratification.

Searches were conducted at various locations in Delhi & NCR wherein incriminating documents and cash of Rs.2.75 Lakh(approx) from the residential premises of Assistant Commissioner and Rs.20 Lakh(approx) from the residential premises of private person, were recovered.

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