Bhubaneswar: Odisha Vigilance sleuths on Monday arrested a senior clerk working in the Kishorenagar Block Development Office (BDO) office in Angul district while demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 10,000 from a government employee working at the district office, Angul, for ante-dating his pay.
The accused has been identified as Nityanada Gaigaria, and the entire bribe money has been recovered and seized from him.
Acting on a tip-off the vigilance sleuths laid a trap to nab the accused red-handed. Following the trap, simultaneous searches are underway at three locations of Gaigaria in Angul district from disproportionate asset (DA) angle.
In this connection a case has been registered in Cuttack Vigilance police station. Detailed reports are awaited.