Godavari, Sept 20 (INN): Village Revenue Officer, Battlamagaturu (V), Penumantra (M), W.G. district was caught red handed by the A.C.B. officials here on Sept 20.
According to the ACB Officials, accused officer K Prasada Rao, caught red handed by the ACB officials at the Tahsildar’s Office, Penumantra (M), W.G. district, when he demanded and accepted the bribe amount of Rs 2,000 from the complainant Ch Kanaka Durga Rao, for doing an official favour for processing for issuance of Pattadar pass book and title deed in respect of the wife and sister-in-law of the complainant.
The both hand fingers of the accused officer yielded positive result in chemical test and the inner lining of the hand bag of AO also yielded positive result. The bribe amount of Rs 2,000 was recovered from the hand bag of AO. The relevant documents were seized.
The Accused Officer is being arrested and produced before the Hon’ble ACB Court, Vijayawada. Case is under investigation.