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Head of Afghan Standards Authority Arrested While Taking $100K Bribe: AGO

Head of Afghan  Standards Authority Arrested While Taking $100K Bribe: AGO

KABUL - Head of Afghanistan National Standards Authority was arrested while receiving $100,000 bribe last night, officials said Thursday.
Two of his colleagues, including his technical deputy projects manager, were also arrested in connection with the case, the Attorney General’s Office said in a statement.
The arrests happened after an entrepreneur contacted AGO to complain about the demand for bribe, which was $200,000, according to AGO. (1TV NEWS)