News Karnataka
Monday, December 05 2022

Bribery: Lokayukta arrests Tahshildar and two others red-handed

Photo Credit :

Bengaluru: The Hosakote Tahsildar, a second division assistant attached to the Tahsildar’s office and a private individual were arrested by the Bengaluru Rural Lokayukta Police on Tuesday for bribery.

Lokayukta ADGP Prem Shankar Meena, caught Muniyappa, a private party, red handed while he was accepting a bribe of 2.24 lakh as per the instruction of second division assistant Nagaraju K. There after, Tahsildar Kotresh and SDA Nagaraju were arrested, for allegedly demanding the bribe. Kotresh was arrested as he was attempting to flee the office, he said.

In a complaint to the Lokayukta police, H Madhu, a resident of Bagalur, alleged that Kotresh, Sulibele circle revenue inspector Srinivas Shetty, and Nagaraju had demanded bribe of 2.24 lakh for conversion of land, he said.

Unwilling to pay the bribe, he filed a complaint with the Bengaluru Rural Police, leading to their arrests.

Share this:
Support NewsKarnataka's quality independent journalism with a small contribution.

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Visit 7Jackpots and find the best online casinos in India! Play the most popular casino games for real money!

Find the best odds at 10Cric and ipl betting 2021! Signup today and get up to a 100% deposit bonus.

To get the latest news on WhatsApp