EXECUTIVE ENGINEER ARRESTED BY VIGILANCE ON GRAFT CHARGE.
Berhampur 21st February 2017 (By Tapas Mohapatra)– Basing on the report of the Complt. Sri Upendra Maharana, S/o Goura Maharana, Bhagabanpur, PS- Aska, Dist-Gajnam, the above noted case has been registered against Sri Nihar Ranjan Pradhan, Executive Engineer, South-Co, Aska, District-Ganjam for demanding illegal gratification of Rs.10,000/- from him for enhancement of load of electricity from 08 K.W to 20 K.W.Accordingly, a trap was laid today i.e. on 21.2.2017 at about 5.20 PṂ. The accused Sri Pradhan was caught red handed, while demanding and accepting bribe money of Rs.10,000/- from the Complt. The bribe money has been recovered from the possession of Sri Pradhan. Hand wash of the accused Sri Pradhan gave positive chemical reaction confirming acceptance of bribe. The accused has been arrested and will be forwarded to the Court. The residential house of Sri Pradhan situated at Ambapua, Berhampur and Talua under Balichandrapur police station, Dist- Jajpur are being searched.