Crime

Bhadrak CDMO caught taking bribe

Bhadrak: Vigilance sleuths on Saturday caught Bhadrak Chief District Medical Officer (CDMO) Dr Gitanjali Patnaik red-handed while demanding and accepting bribe of Rs 8,000 from the medical security supervisor to pass his bill.

According to reports, medical security supervisor Rashmiranjan Das recently requested the CDMO to pass bill against security personnel deployed in the medial campus. However, she demanded Rs 8,000 from him for passing the bill. With no other option left, Rashmiranjan informed the Vigilance about it. 

Accordingly, the Vigilance sleuths laid a trap and nabbed Dr Patnaik while taking the bribe money from the complainant Rashmiranjan in her office. Further investigations were on, said reports.

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