Khargone: Labour inspector caught taking bribe of Rs 80K

Lokayukta sub-divisional officer (police) Santosh Bhadoria informed that a private school, Gyankunj International School proprietor, has lodged a complaint against Gore.

FP News ServiceUpdated: Tuesday, September 06, 2022, 09:14 PM IST
article-image
Representative Image

Khargone (Madhya Pradesh): Indore Lokayukta team trapped a labour inspector in Khargone district accepting a bribe of Rs 80,000 from one private school proprietor. The arrested labour inspector identified as Sapaan Gore is posted at the labour office in Khargone.

Lokayukta sub-divisional officer (police) Santosh Bhadoria informed that a private school, Gyankunj International School proprietor, has lodged a complaint against Gore. In his complaint, the complainant claimed that Gore demanded a bribe of Rs 80,000 in lieu of non-recovery of compensation in respect of payment of the difference amount. Which was found correct after verification.

The complainant added that under the Minimum Wage Act, after inspecting the school on August 10, labour inspector Gore prepared a report of the school not paying the minimum wages fixed by the government. Gore demanded a bribe for the same.

A case has been registered against Gore under relevant sections of the Prevention of Corruption Act.

(To receive our E-paper on whatsapp daily, please click here. To receive it on Telegram, please click here. We permit sharing of the paper's PDF on WhatsApp and other social media platforms.)

RECENT STORIES

Navratri 2022: Goddess of Ninth Day, Siddhidhatri 

Navratri 2022: Goddess of Ninth Day, Siddhidhatri 

Indore: Starved of blank cards, RTO gets minor relief with 3K of them

Indore: Starved of blank cards, RTO gets minor relief with 3K of them

Indore: India has problems with Chinese Communist Party, not Chinese people, says Ex-diplomat Vishnu...

Indore: India has problems with Chinese Communist Party, not Chinese people, says Ex-diplomat Vishnu...

Indore: DAVV Vice Chancellor orders for revaluation of education technology answer books 

Indore: DAVV Vice Chancellor orders for revaluation of education technology answer books 

Indore: Fire breaks out in public toilet

Indore: Fire breaks out in public toilet