Jeypore: An assistant electrical engineer in Koraput district was apprehended by vigilance officers while taking bribe on Tuesday.
K.Srinivas Patra, Asst. Engineer, office of the SDO, Electrical, TPSODL, Jeypore was caught by Odisha Vigilance while demanding and accepting bribe of Rs. 20,000 from a person for facilitating his appointment as a Ladder Man under the office of SDO, Electrical, TPSODL.
Investigation is in progress against Patra.
Simultaneous searches have been launched on properties of the accused engineer at 3 places in Koraput and Ganjam district.