Police sub-inspector caught accepting bribe

Berhampur: Vigilance sleuths have arrested a sub-inspector of police in Rambha police station in Ganjam district for allegedly taking bribe from a person for not to arrest six people involved in a case.

Niranjan Das was allegedly taking cash Rs 4,000 from Duryodhana Behera in his office chamber yesterday, when anti-corruption sleuths trapped him, SP (vigilance), Berhampur, Manoranjan Panda said.

Our personnel were deployed near the office prior to the incident. They caught him immediately while receiving the cash and arrested”, the SP said.