Two arrested by vigilance officials

Rourkela: Vigilance sleuths arrested a revenue supervisor and a retired clerk for allegedly taking a bribe of Rs 3,000 from a trader at Biramitrapur tahasil in Sundargarh district.

Revenue Supersvisor Parsuram Pana (50) was caught when he was taking Rs 4,000 from a sand trader Ramesh Chandra Amat to release his sand laden truck on Thursday, Vigilance DSP P K Das said today.

The arrest followed Amat`s complaint to the vigilance officicals who trapped the supervisor who sensing trouble passed the bribe money to a retired clerk Ramesh Mallick. The slueths seized the money from Mallick and both were arrested.