Senior Clerk Arrested By Odisha Vigilance Over Bribery Charges
Jagatsingpur: The Odisha Vigilance on Sunday arrested a senior clerk posted in the Telsildar office of Naugaon in Jagatsinghpur district on bribery charges.
As per the Vigilance, Pranakrushna Nayak, a senior clerk in the office of Naugaon Tehsildar was apprehended for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 20,000 for releasing a sand-loaded tripper of the complainant.
Following the complaint, the Cuttack Vigilance officials laid a trap and caught Nayak red-handed while taking the bribe money.
Simultaneous searches have been launched on the properties of Nayak at Ohala and his office in Jagatsinghpur district, sources in the Vigilance added.