Davanagere: Lokayukta Police on Sunday February 5 arrested a Special Public Prosecutor Rekha Kotegoudar while accepting a bribe from a man who has been charged with sexually assaulting a minor.
Rekha was arrested while taking Rs. 1.8 lakh bribe from Madan Kumar, a POCSO accused. She had previously taken Rs. 1.3 lakh from Kumar and Rs. 1.8 lakh cheque as a guarantee.
A team led by SP M. S. Koulapure arrested her when she was returning the cheque Madan had given her and accepting the cash amount.