CLERK ARRESTED BY VIGILANCE

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JUNIOR CLERK ARRESTED BY VIGILANCE ON GRAFT CHARGE

 

 

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Sambalpur,15.07.2017:Maheswar Pradhan, Jr. Clerk, O/o the Kendu Leaves Range, Machibahal, Sambalpur was caught red handed by the Officers of Vigilance, Sambalpur Division, while demanding and accepting illegal gratification of Rs.5,000/- from the Complt. Pradeep Kumar Biswal, of Village Badmal to process the application to O/o the D.F.O, Sambalpur for sanctioning of compensation amounting to Rs.1,75,000/- in favour of his late wife Sanjukta Biswal.

 

 

The gist of the case is that late Sanjukta Biswal, W/o complainant Sri Pradeep Kumar Biswal was a registered Kendu leaves plucker. Due to some disease, she was admitted to Charmal Hospital for her treatment, but on 10.05.2017, she expired.  As per the Govt. guide lines, she was supposed to get a sum of Rs.1,00,000/- as compensation under Keundu leaves welfare trust and Rs.75,000/- towards insurance. The complainant submitted the required documents in the O/o the Kendu Leaves Range, Machibahal, Sambalpur and requested Sri Pradhan to forward the same to the O/o D.F.O, Kendu Leaves, Sambalpur. On this, the accused Sri Pradhan, who was dealing with the matter demanded Rs.12,000/- from him, but as he expressed his inability, the accused agreed to take Rs.5,000/- as advance to forward the application of his deceased wife with condition that he would pay the rest amount after receiving the final payment. Finding no other alternative, he reported the matter to S.P, Vigilance, Sambalpur Division for initiation of action.

 

Accordingly, a trap was laid on 15.07.2017 at about 11.30 A.M.   The accused Sri Pradhan was caught red handed in his office while demanding and accepting bribe of Rs.5,000/- from the complainant.  The bribe money has been recovered and necessary documents have been seized. The accused has been arrested and will be forwarded to the court in custody. 

 

 In this connection, Sambalpur Vigilance P.S. case No.54 dt.14.07.2017 U/s 7 P.C. Act, 1988 has been registered.

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