Case withdrawn against Durban businessman

2013-02-11 12:46
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Durban - A case of bribery and corruption against businessman Toshan Panday and Colonel Navin Madhoe was provisionally withdrawn in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court on Monday.

State prosecutor Wendy Greef said the matter was being withdrawn on the instructions of acting KwaZulu-Natal director of public prosecutions advocate Moipone Noko.

She did not provide further reasons.

Panday and Madhoe were accused of attempting to bribe KwaZulu-Natal Hawks' boss Major General Johan Booysen.

The pair allegedly offered Booysen R2m to backdate a report on an investigation into accommodation tenders worth R60m.

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