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BDO arrested for accepting bribe

A Block Development Officer (BDO) was today arrested by a vigilance department team for allegedly accepting a bribe from a contractor in Ballia.

india Updated: Apr 09, 2010 15:07 IST
PTI

A Block Development Officer (BDO) was on Friday arrested by a vigilance department team for allegedly accepting a bribe from a contractor in Ballia.

On a complaint of contractor Santosh, the vigilance team raided the house of B N Misra, BDO of Belhari Kshetra panchayat, and arrested him for accepting the bribe of Rs 15,000, officials said.

District Magistrate Sainthal Pandiyan said that the arrested BDO would be suspended soon.

First Published: Apr 09, 2010 15:06 IST