OKARA-The Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE) officials claimed to have caught the District Officer (DO) roads red-handed, taking bribe here the other day.
The ACE claimed that DO (roads) Azhar Ali had demanded Rs300,000 from contractor Muhammad Iqbal allegedly to facilitate him against the rules and regulation. The contractor approached the ACE officials. At which, an ACE team head by special judicial magistrate Tariq Mehmood raided the DO office and arrested red handed receiving Rs300,000 from the complainant contractor. The ACE police has registered an FIR no 73/16 u/s 5/2/47 of Anti-Corruption Act and 161 PPC.