Mumbai: CBI registers case against CBFC officials and others in corruption case
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a case against three private persons and others including public servants of Central Board of Film Certification in Mumbai.
According to CBI, a private person conspired with others to obtain a bribe of seven lakh rupees to facilitate the issuance of a censor certificate for a movie dubbed in Hindi.
The certificate was allegedly issued by CBFC last month. In a statement, CBI said, searches were conducted at four different locations including Mumbai at the premises of the accused and others associated with the accused which led to the recovery of incriminating documents. Investigation is underway.