Rourkela, Nov 27: Vigilance sleuths today arrested Junior Manager (JE) WESCO Subdega Section in Sundargarh district on charges of demanding and accepting bribe.
Vigilance sleuths said that the accused identified as Jasobanta Narayan Deo has demanded bribe of Rs 15000 from Sanjib Dungdung of Mansidpada in order to install a new transformer in his village as the transformer which was not functioning since April 2020.
Accordingly, a trap was laid on Friday and the accused was caught red-handed by the officers of Vigilance. “The bribe money was recovered from the possession of the accused. Her both hands wash gave positive chemical reaction. In this connection a case has been registered and further investigation is continuing,” said an official.