Bhubaneswar, Aug 18: Vigilance sleuths today arrested the Junior Clerk, Kusumadevi Satsang Women’s College, Kalyani Nagar in Cuttack on charges of demanding and accepting bribe.
Vigilance sleuths said that the accused identified as Jyotshna Parida has demanded bribe of Rs 9000 from a complainant for release of arrear dues of her husband who was a former reader of the College
Accordingly, a trap was laid on Wednesday and the accused was caught red-handed by the officers of Vigilance. “The bribe money was recovered from the possession of the accused. In this connection, a case has been registered and further investigation is continuing,” said an official.
Vigilance sleuths have also launched raids on her residential house and office in Cuttack.