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Odisha: Vigilance Inspector arrested for taking bribe of Rs 10 lakh

13/05/2022 at 4:54 PM

Vigilance Inspector arrested

Bhubaneswar, May 13: Vigilance sleuths today apprehended the Vigilance Inspector of Sambalpur Vigilance Division on charges of demanding and accepting bribe.

Vigilance sleuths said that the accused identified as Manasi Jena has demanded bribe of Rs 10 lakh from a government official for closure of his petition

Accordingly, a trap was laid on Friday and the accused was caught by the officers of Internal Vigilance Unit of Odisha Vigilance.

“She received the bribe through a private person named Mukesh Sahoo of Bargarh. Searches have been launched on properties of Jena and Sahoo. Further investigation in the case is continuing,” said an official.

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