Medak: Medak Additional Collector Gaddam Nagesh, who was arrested on corruption charges after accepting a bribe of Rs 1.12 crore for issuing a no objection certificate, was placed under suspension by the State government.
The government has also placed three other officials – Revenue Divisional Officer B Aruna Reddy, Tahsildar Abudl Sattar and Junior Assistant Waheed Ahmed – under suspension. Meanwhile, the ACB court has granted permission to the ACB for four days custody to help them further investigate the case.
The Additional Collector, three other officials and his benami Jeevan Goud were arrested on September 9 after ACB officials found substantial evidence of their involvement in corrupt practices.
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