Cuttack,6/2 ( Odisha Samachar )- Today i.e. on 6.2.2016 Sri Ramachandra Behera, Sub-Inspector of Police, 42-Mouza Out Post under Sadar Police Station, Cuttack UPD is arrested by Vigilance Officers of Cuttack Division for demanding and accepting bribe of Rs.10,000/- from the complainant Sri Bhima Debata, Vill/PO- Jhinkiria PS- Sadar, Dist-Cuttack to return the case as final report false in Cuttack Sadar P.S case No.358/15. In this connection Cuttack Vigilance P.S case No.07 dt. 5.2.2016 u/s. 7 P.C. Act 1988 has been registered.
The complainant Sri Bhima Debata alleged that he was involved in Cuttack Sadar P.S case No. 358/15. He requested accused Sri Behera S.I of Police to return the case as final report false in Cuttack Sadar P.S case No.358/15. Accused Sri Behera, S.I of Police demanded Rs.10,000/- as illegal gratification for the above purpose. Finding no other alternative he reported to Vigilance.
A trap was laid on 6.2.2016 at Bentakar Chhak near 42-Mouza Outpost. Accused Sri Behera, Sub-Inspector of Police was caught red handed by the Vigilance Officer while demanding & accepting bribe of Rs.10,000/- from the complainant inside his residential rented house located at Bentakar Chhak near 42- Mouza Outpost. The bribe money Rs.10,000/- was recovered from the possession of Sri Behera. Both the hand wash of Sri Behera gave chemical reaction confirming acceptance of the bribe.
The investigation is in progress.