Kalahandi: Vigilance officials on Tuesday arrested data entry operator Satyanarayan Choudhury at the Narla Tehsildar office in Kalahandi district for demanding and accepting bribe of Rs 5,000.
Choudhury had demanded the bribe from Susanta Sahoo of Sanakhiching village to process files for issuance of ID and password for his Jan Seva Kendra.
The complainant alleged that he had applied at the Tehsil office for issuance of ID and password for the Jan Seva Kendra under the E-District scheme of Government. When Sahoo requested the data entry operator to process file the purpose, the latter demanded the bribe. Later, Choudhury was caught red-handed by the Vigilance officers.