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Surat News

Rattled by the arrests of three BJP councillors over bribery charges, the party’s Surat city president Nitin Bhajiyawala on Friday called a meeting of the elected councillors and warned them against engaging in such corrupt activities.Bhajiyawala said that such “corrupt practices” would not be entertained by the party at all. “We will not tolerate such incidents of corrupt practices and we have warned them earlier also and warned them again,” he told The Indian Express. Advertising BJP councillor Jayenti Bhanderi from ward number 8 was arrested on Wednesday night for allegedly accepting Rs 50,000 bribe from a doctor. In August 2018, councillor from ward number 11 Nancy Sumra was arrested for her alleged involvement in a bribery case. Her father Mohanbhai Sumra and brother Prince Sumra were also arrested by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) officials for taking a bribe of Rs 5 lakh. In February 2018, Meena Rathod, councillor from ward number 25, was arrested after her husband Dinesh Rathod was caught red-handed by the ACB for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 5 lakh from a builder.

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