Revenue clerk held for taking bribe

The vigilance sleuths on Tuesday nabbed a revenue clerk Umesh Prasad for taking a bribe of Rs 10,000 from a person at his office in Jogapatti circle.

Patna: The vigilance sleuths on Tuesday nabbed a revenue clerk Umesh Prasad for taking a bribe of Rs 10,000 from a person at his office in Jogapatti circle in Bihar`s Bagaha police district, an official said.

Acting on the complaint of one Nasrullah Ansari, the vigilance sleuths laid a trap and arrested Prasad when he was receiving the graft, the Additional Director General of Police (ADG), Vigilance, P K Thakur said.

The accused revenue officer had demanded bribe for mutation of landed property of the complainant, he said.
PTI

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. You can find out more by clicking this link

Close