Bhawanipatna: Vigilance sleuths today arrested an officer of Odisha police on charges of bribery in Kalahandi district.
The arrested official has been identified as the officer-in-charge of Karlamunda police outpost, Gayadhar Senapati.
He was arrested by the anti-corruption officials while taking a bribe of Rs 3,000.
Senapati had reportedly demanded the bribe from one Krushna Chandra Naik for dropping a criminal case registered against him.
Naik informed the matter to Vigilance department following which a trap was laid and the corrupt cop was arrested.