CBDT retires 21 more tax officers in fifth crackdown on corruption
Updated : November 26, 2019 04:31 PM IST
The last round of sacking was in September when 15 CBIC -- the agency that overseas GST and import tax collections -- were compulsorily retired.
More than half of the officials retired were those who were were arrested by the CBI for allegedly receiving illegal gratification.
In June, the government had compulsorily retired 15 commissioner-level officials of CBIC on charges of corruption, collecting and giving bribes, smuggling and even criminal conspiracy.
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