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JE Arrested by Vigilance Sleuths

Keonjhar:
A junior engineer caught red handed and later arrested by vigilance sleuths while taking bribe in Keonjhar district. 

 The Junior Engineer Bibhuti Bhusan Patnaik of Saharpada block was caught by the vigilance personnel while demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 7000 from a contractor to pass a bill, sources in vigilance department said.

Raids are being conducted at the office of the junior engineer and other places linked with him.Properties attached to Mr Pradhan will be ascertained very soon, according to vigilance department sources. It can be mentioned here that on July 20, Berhampur DFO Ashis Behera has been arrested by vigilance sleuths for amassing disproportionate assets. 

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