The CBI on Monday arrested a Regional Manager of Kendriya Bhandar here who was extracting two per cent of bills from suppliers as illegal gratification for clearing their bills.

The agency caught red-handed Manoj Gupta, Regional Manager, Kendriya Bhandar while he was accepting Rs.2,550, which was two per cent of the bill amount, from a supplier, CBI sources said.

During searches at his office, 10 envelopes containing a total of Rs.52,825 were also recovered from his office drawer which are believed to be bribes received from different suppliers, the sources said.

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