Revenue Inspector caught taking bribe in Rourkela
Rourkela: A Revenue Inspector (RI) in Rourkela was caught red-handed by the vigilance sleuths on Monday while demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 3000.
The accused has been identified as Ranjan Kumar Patel of Kalunga RI Circle in Sundergarh district.
According to sources, Patel had demanded the bribe from complainant Pravat Kumar Patra for submission of inquiry report against solvency certificate of Rs 2,000,00.
Acting on the complaint, vigilance officers laid a trap and caught Patel red-handed while taking a bribe of Rs 3000 from the complainant.
Patel has been arrested and the bribe money seized from his possession, while a probe is underway, vigilance officials said.