Khurda: The Inspector-in-Charge of Jatni police station was arrested by the state Vigilance officials on charges of bribery today. The arrested police official has been identified as Sanjeeb Mohanty.
According to reports, the Vigilance team from Cuttack arrested Mohanty while he was accepting an illegal gratification of Rs 50,000.
The IIC was taking the bribe from one Sumit Kumar Mohanty of Jatni for not to implicate him in criminal cases under major Sections of the IPC.
Following his arrest, the sleuths of the anti-corruption team conducted a search at the Jatni police station and the residence of Mohanty.
Further investigation is underway.