Police ASI caught red-handed while taking bribe

Cuttack: An assistant sub-inspector of Jagatpur police station here was caught red handed by vigilance sleuths while allegedly taking bribe from a person to settle a case.

According to reports, the police officer Basant Kumar Sathua was nabbed by the vigilance officials while taking Rs 3,000 from Girija Prasad Sahu, a native of Balichandrapur village in Jajpur district for releasing a truck which was seized in an accident case.