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Dhenkanal: Nihalprasad police station IIC in vigilance net

26/02/2021 at 2:23 PM

Dhenkanal, Feb 27: The IIC of Nihalprasad police station has been arrested by vigilance sleuths for accepting a bribe of Rs 6000 to relinquish a dowry case in Dhenkanal district today.

According to the officials, the IIC, Chittaranjan Behera demanded a bribe from Aintha Sethi, a resident of the same village for relinquishing a case under IPC 307 that was registered against his son for domestic violence over dowry. Subsequently, the victim informed the vigilance department of the district following which the officials conducted a raid and caught Chittaranjan red-handed while accepting the bribe.

The personal driver of the IIC, Prakash Mahalik and laundry worker, Laxman Sethi have also been arrested in this connection.

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