Cuttack,6/2 ( Odisha Samachar ) – On 5.2.2016 Sri Bishnu Prasad Bisoyi, Junior Engineer, NAC office, Hindol, Dist-Dhenkanal was arrested by Vigilance Officers of Cuttack Vigilance Division for demanding and accepting bribe of Rs.5,000/- from the complainant Sri Soumitra Ranjan Behera,(‘C’ Class Contractor) Vill-Kamandali , P.S- Hindol, Dist-Dhenkanal for sanction of bill. In this connection Cuttack Vigilance P.S case No.06 dt. 4.2.2016 u/s. 7 P.C. Act 1988 has been registered.
The complainant Sri Soumitra Ranjan Behera, ‘C’-Class Contractor alleged that he was awarded construction of rest shed which was under construction. He requested accused Sri Bisoyi, Junior Engineer for sanction the bill for construction of rest shed. Accused Sri Bisoyi demanded Rs.5,000/- as illegal gratification for the above purpose. Finding no other alternative he reported to Vigilance.
A trap was laid on 5.2.2016 NAC office, Hindol, Dist. Dhenkanal. Accused Sri Bisoyi, Junior Engineer was caught red handed by the Vigilance Officer while demanding & accepting bribe of Rs.5,000/- from the complainant and kept the same inside drawer of his working table . The bribe money Rs.5,000/- was recovered from the possession of Sri Nayak. The cotton wash of the paper on which the tainted money was kept in the drawer of Sri Bisoyi gave chemical reaction confirming acceptance of the bribe.
The investigation is in progress.