DVAC seizes Rs 28.35L suspected bribe money from Kovai JTC’s car

During a surprise check, K Uma Sakthi’s vehicle was intercepted on Sowripalayam Road, Coimbatore, around 11 am and unaccounted money of Rs 28.35 lakh was seized from her car.
DVAC seizes Rs 28.35L suspected bribe money from Kovai JTC’s car

Chennai: Rs 28.35 lakh unaccounted cash was seized from the vehicle of Joint Transport Commissioner (Coimbatore Zone) K Uma Sakthi by DVAC sleuths on Saturday based on a tip-off that the officer is in the habit of collecting bribes. During a surprise check, K Uma Sakthi’s vehicle was intercepted on Sowripalayam Road, Coimbatore, around 11 am and unaccounted money of Rs 28.35 lakh was seized from her car. A case has been registered on the seizure and DVAC sources said Uma Sakthi allegedly used a retired office assistant named M Selvaraj to collect bribes on her behalf from different sources. Further investigation is on.

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