Deogarh, Aug 16: A senior clerk of the Deogarh Tehsil office has been arrested on the charges of graft on Tuesday.
The accused has been identified as Rajkishore Kalo, who is working as the head clerk in the office.
Sources said that Kalo was demanding a bribe worth Rs 5000 from a beneficiary to issue an ROR. Being informed, the Vigilance sleuths set a trap and intercepted Kalo red-handed.
Subsequently, the bribe amount was seized and he was taken into custody.
A case under different Sections of the Corruption Act has been registered.Further investigation is underway, said the DSP, Vigilance.