New Delhi : A court here on Thursday granted bail to suspended Chhattisgarh IAS officer B.L. Agrawal and others in a corruption case.

Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Special Judge Virender Kumar Goyal granted bail to Agrawal, Anand Agrawal, Syed Burhanuddin and Bhagwan Singh, asking them to furnish a personal bond of Rs 100,000 and a surety of like amount each.

On April 20, the CBI chargesheeted the four accused.

Agrawal, an Indian Administrative Service officer and then state Principal Secretary (Higher Education), was arrested by the CBI on February 21 on charges of trying to “settle” a case being probed by the central agency.

Hyderabad-based Burhanuddin was arrested on February 23 for helping Agrawal to settle the case.–IANS

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