Cuttack( Odisha Samachar Bureau) – Cuttack Vigilance P.S. Case No.26 dated. 5.12.2013 U/s 7P.C. Act was registered against Sri Purna Chandra Hota, ASI of Police, Bhapur Out Post, PS & Dist: Dhenkanal for demand of illegal gratification of 1,000/- from the complainant Sri Babuli Bhatta of village Bhapur Bania Sahi, PS Dhenkanal Sadar, Dist: Dhenkanal for releasing him on a bail bond in connection with Dhenkanal Sadar P.S. No. 463 dt.17.11.13.
In course of investigation a trap was laid on 6.12.2013 by the Vigilance Officers of Cuttack Division. Accused Sri Purna Chandra Hota, ASI of Police, Bhapur Out Post was caught red handed by the Vigilance Officers inside the premises of Bhapur Outpost, while accepting bribe amount 1,000/- from the Complt. Sri Bhatta as per previous demand. Bribe amount 1,000/- was recovered from the working table of the ASI Sri Hota which was kept beneath the table cloth and seized in presence of witnesses. His hand & table cloth wash gave positive chemical reaction confirming acceptance of bribe.
The accused ASI Purna Chandra Hota of Bhapur Out Post, has been arrested.
Investigation of the case is continuing.