Tuesday, April 18, 2006 (Kolkata):
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested Joint Commissioner of Income Tax on charges of taking bribe from a businessman.
According to CBI sources the Joint Commissioner K K Tripathy had demanded Rs five lakh from the businessman with the promise to grant him "undue income tax relief".
On receiving information the CBI sleuths laid a trap and arrested Tripathy from his Salt Lake residence.(PTI)