Vigilance Arrests Athamalik Technical Assistant For Accepting Bribe

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Athamallik: Vigilance sleuths on Thursday arrested a technical
assistant of Athamalik block in Odisha’s Angul district on charges of accepting

The arrested person was identified as Narayan Swain.

Officers of the anti-corruption department conducted raid at the
block office after receiving a complaint from one Basant Sahu that
Swain was demanding a bribe of Rs 21,000 for clearing a bill relating to a
project under MPLAD fund.

Basing on the complaint, vigilance sleuths laid a trap and
caught the accused red-handed while accepting the money.

Later, the vigilance team also raided Swain’s rented house located at Cuttack.