Kendrapara, June 25 (LocalWire): Vigilance officials today arrested an assistant sub-inspector of Aul police station in Kendrapara district on charges of accepting bribe.
Vigilance officials said, ‘Police recently found Banambar Das’s stolen bike and the ASI, Ranendra Samal, demanded Rs 5000 from Das to release his recovered motor cycle.
Das approached the vigilance officials and a trap was laid by the sleuths.
As pre-planned, Banambar Das handed over the previously marked notes to Samal in the police station.
Vigilance sleuths caught him red handed and recovered the money.
The police officer was booked under sections 32 and 13 (2) of Prevention of Corruption Act.