Cuttack ( Odisha Samachar Bureau ) – Cuttack Vigilance P.S. Case No.22 dated.5.10.2013 U/s 7 P.C. Act was registered against Sri Lambodhar Moharana, Section Officer, Registration Section-II office of the I.G.R, Odisha, Cuttack for demand of illegal gratification 1,000/- from the complainant Sri Santosh Kumar Sahu of Palasuni, Rasulgarh, Bhubaneswar to handover registration certificate viz- “ Swastik Trade Make” to the complainant Sri Sahu.
In course of investigation a trap was laid on 5.10.2013 by the Vigilance Officers of Cuttack Division. Accused Sri Lambodhar Moharana, Section Officer was caught red handed by the Vigilance Officers in his office room while accepting bribe amount 1,000/- from the Complt. Sri Sahu as per previous demand. Bribe amount 1,000/- was recovered and seized in presence of witnesses. His hand wash gave positive chemical reaction confirming acceptance of bribe.
Sri Lambodhar Moharana, Section Officer, Registration Section-II office of the I.G.R, Odisha, Cuttack has been arrested .
Investigation of the case is continuing.