Rural Labour Inspector of Bonai caught taking bribe
Sundergarh: Vigilance sleuths yesterday arrested Rural Labour Inspector of Bonai in Sundergarh district on charges of demanding and accepting gratification.
The accused, identified as Ashok Kumar Dungdung, works as a Rural Labour Inspector in Bonai.
Acting on the complaint lodged by Sundergarh unorganised labour union secretary Dilip Lahiri, a Vigilance team led by Rourkela Vigilance DSP Dasarathi Sethi arrested the accused red-handed while accepting a bribe amount of Rs 3250.
As per the complaint lodged, Ashok allegedly demanded Rs 3250 from the complainant to issue labour card.
Vigilance caught Ashok seized the bribe money from his possession.
However, Ashok refuted the allegations stating that the bribe was not demanded and the complainant gave the money willingly.