Cuttack (Odisha Samachar Bureau) – Sambalpur Vigilance P.S. Case No.61 dated.29.11.2013 U/s 7P.C. Act was registered against Shri Sadasiba Sahoo, Map Moharir in the office of Settlement Officer, Sambalpur for demand of illegal gratification of 2,000/- from the complainant Sri Gatikrushna Guru, Vill- Jhadtarava, P.S- Tarava, Dist- Subarnapur to issue map of his landed property.
In course of investigation a trap was laid on 30.11.2013 by the Vigilance Officers of Sambalpur Division. Accused Shri Sadasiba Sahoo, Map Moharir was caught red handed by the Vigilance Officers in Settlement Office Sambalpur, while accepting bribe amount 2,000/- from the Complt. Sri Guru as per previous demand. Bribe amount 2,000/- was recovered from the shirt pocket of Map Moharir Sri Sahoo and seized in presence of witnesses. His hand & shirt pocket wash gave positive chemical reaction confirming acceptance of bribe.
Shri Sadasiba Sahoo, Map Moharir in the office of Settlement Office, Sambalpur has been arrested.
Investigation of the case is continuing.