Daijiworld Media Network -Mangaluru (DV)
Mangaluru, Feb 23: The sleuths of the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) arrested a second division officer (surveyor) from the Assistant Director of Land Records (ADLR) office on Tuesday, February 23.
The officer has been identified as 51-year-old Gangadhar MB.
According to sources, Gangadhar is accused of demanding Rs 20,000 to prepare a survey sketch for cutting of trees. He was caught in the act while accepting Rs 16,500. The ACB officials arrested Gangadhar and also successfully recovered the bribe amount from him.
The raid was conducted under the guidance of SP Boppaiah, DySP Prakash KC, inspectors Shyam Sundar HM and Gururaj, and other staff.