Friday, January 12, 2018
The Anti-Corruption Bureau officials today nabbed Additional Commissioner (State Tax Enforcement wing) U.Yedukondalu and his office Superintendent Ananta Reddy while they were allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs. 23.02 lakh from a construction company at his office.
The ACB officials also booked ITD Cementation India Limited deputy manager K.Satyanarayana and legal consultant I.Gopal Sharma who allegedly offered the bribe.
ACB Director General R.P.Thakur said that the deal was struck to provide input tax refund of Rs.4.67 crore tax and the company representatives agreed to give Rs.25 lakh to the Commercial Tax officials. ITD Cementation is in the construction business for the last few years and has taken up works in ports, highways, flyovers, bridges and airports. The DG said that the ACB registered cases against four persons including Yedukondalu, his superintendent ad the two company representatives and simultaneous raids are going on.