The CBI on Thursday said it has arrested an income tax officer for taking a bribe of Rs 14 lakh here. H.R. Nagesh was held red-handed whereas accepting the money from the complainant for himself and another IT officer to settle a difficulty pertaining to an IT survey.
A case has been registered against the two IT officers. Searches were conducted at the premises of each the suspect and Rs 1.35 crore and many incriminating documents were found, said a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officer.