Cuttack,15/11/2017 (Odisha Samachar/Dipti Ranjan Kanungo)- Today i.e on 15.11.2017, Sri Purna Chandra Patra, G.P.E.O, Jajpur was caught red handed by the officers of Vigilance, Cuttack Division, while demanding and accepting illegal gratification of Rs.1,000/- from Kailash Rout, S/o Managobinda Rout of Vill- Brahmabarda, P.S. Dharmasala, Dist- Jajpur for issuance of marriage certificate in favour of his daughter (whose marriage was held in the month of May, 2017) in order to produce the same before the Labour Officer, Jajpur to get financial benefit of Rs. 25,000/- from the Government under Nirmana Shramika Kalyana Yojana .
Accordingly, a trap was laid on 15.11.2017 at about 01.50 PM. The accused Sri Patra was caught red handed in his office room, while demanding and accepting bribe Rs.1,000/- from the Complt. Sri Rout. The bribe money has been recovered from the possession of the accused. Right hand wash and shirt pocket wash of the accused gave positive chemical reaction confirming handling and acceptance of bribe. His residential house at Village-Balibandha, PS. Jhumpura, Dist. Keonjhar and Mukharjee Hutting, Joda, Keonjhar are being searched. The accused has been arrested and will be forwarded in custody.
In this connection, Cuttack Vigilance P.S. case No.51 dt.14.11.2017 U/s 7 P.C. Act, 1988 has been registered.