Lokayukta police nab officer for taking bribe

Davangere: Lokayukta police here trapped a programme development officer while he was accepting a bribe from a person for according an official favour at Nandibevur village in Harapanahalli taluk today, Lokayukta sources said.

Halappa was arrested while accepting a bribe of Rs 6,000 from one Jagadeesh for doing an official favour,sources said. He was produced before a local court and remanded to judicial custody.