Cuttack ( Odisha Samachar Bureau ) – Bhubaneswar Vigilance P.S. Case No.37 dated.9.10.2013 U/s 7 P.C. Act was registered against Sri Manas Ranjan Chhotray, VLW, Deuli Grampanchayat under Begunia Block Dist-Khurda for demand of illegal gratification of 3,000/- from the complainant Sri Nabakishore Sethi of Vill- Kochiakhol, P.S-Begunia Dist- Khurda to process the file for allotment of Govt. fund in his favour under “Mo kudia” Scheme as a disabled person.
In course of investigation a trap was laid on 10.10.2013 by the Vigilance Officers of Bhubaneswar Division. Accused Sri Manas Ranjan Chhotray, VLW was caught red handed by the Vigilance Officers in his office room at Deuli while accepting bribe amount 3,000/- from the Complt. Sri Sethi as per previous demand. Bribe amount 3,000/- was recovered from the shirt pocket of VLW Sri Chhotray and seized in presence of witnesses. His hand & shirt pocket wash gave positive chemical reaction confirming acceptance of bribe.
Sri Manas Ranjan Chhotray, VLW, Deuli Grampanchayat has been arrested .
Investigation of the case is continuing.