Bhubaneswar, Jun 5 (PTI) A tehsildar and a data entry operator have been arrested by vigilance sleuths in Odisha's Khurda district for allegedly taking Rs 1.20 lakh bribe from a man for conversion of a piece of land into homestead category.
The tehsildar of Balianta and the data entry operator in her office were apprehended on Thursday, a vigilance statement said.
The data entry operator was caught red-handed by the officers of the vigilance department, while demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 1,20,000 from the complainant, it said.
Further investigation is underway, the statement added. PTI SKN SBN RBT RBT