Mumbai airport health unit chief held for bribery

Last Updated: Thu, Jan 03, 2013 16:10 hrs

Mumbai, Jan 3 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested the head of the Airport Health Organisation at Mumbai for bribery, an official said here Thursday.

According to CBI, the accused was caught taking a bribe of Rs.6,900 from a travel agent for issuing a yellow fever vaccination certificate.

The accused, whose identity has not been disclosed, was prepared to issue the mandatory certificate to three passengers who planned to travel to Africa.

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