Chandigarh, Aug 6: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has captured Shilpi Patar, sub-divisional justice (East) of Chandigarh, over her alloeged contribution in a bribery case, authorities said on Sunday.
Patar was captured on Saturday night from her official habitation in Sector 27 here by a CBI group.
She acknowledged a bribe of Rs 50,000 from a businessman whose property the SDM had before requested to be fixed, as per the CBI authorities.
They said that Patar had moved toward the businessman , Tarsem Kumar, through a go between and requested Rs 5 lakh.
The arrangement to permit desealing of the business property, situated at the Sector 26 grain market, was at long last agreed to Rs 2 lakh. The Rs 50,000 was paid as introductory portion to begin the procedure.
Patar is likewise the Chief Fire Officer of Chandigarh.