Maha: Sarpanch held for bribery by ACB in Jalna

Jalna, Nov 6 (PTI) The sarpanch of a village in Maharashtra's Jalna district was arrested on Friday for allegedly demanding and accepting a bribe from a contractor to release pending bills, an Anti Corruption Bureau official said.

Belappa Janardhan Appa Pisole (58) of Dhawada village in Bhokardan tehsil was caught while accepting Rs 24,000 from the contractor in a trap laid by the ACB, the official said.

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