Balasore: Two clerks in Balasore district labour department were caught red-handed while accepting and demanding a bribe of Rs 3000 from a person today.
The accused clerks have been identified as Satyabrata Behera and Suchismita Singh.
According to sources, the duo had demanded Rs 3000 from one Rakesh Mahal for issuing the labour certificate to him. Following this, Rakesh had lodged a complaint with the Vigilance department.
Based on the plaint, the officials of the anti-corruption wing laid a trap and nabbed the two accused while accepting the gratification from the complainant.