Two gram panchayat employees get 4-year jail for bribe

Thursday, June 16th, 2022
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Mangaluru: Third additional district and sessions court judge B B Jakati sentenced two gram panchayat employees to four years of simple imprisonment, and imposed a fine of Rs 50,000 on them, in a bribery case that took place in 2014. Special public prosecutor Ravindra Munnippady said that N Sheshadri and Thimmappa Poojary, who were serving […]

Bribe : ESI pharmacist caught red-handed

Monday, June 6th, 2022
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Mangaluru: A senior pharmacist at the Employees State Insurance (ESI) dispensary at Panambur was caught red-handed by the Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB), while allegedly accepting a bribe on Saturday. The arrested accused is Vishnumurthy, and he had allegedly accepted a bribe of Rs 2,000, for sanctioning a medical bill submitted by an ESI member. The […]

Malady panchayath PDO caught red-handed while accepting bribe

Monday, December 13th, 2021
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Belthangdy : Malady Panchayat PDO Ravi was trapped red-handed by the ACB officials  while accepting bribe for a land related matter from a local resident, on December 13, Monday. The ACB team  raided the panchayat office when the PDO was accepting Rs 15,000 bribe. The operation was conducted by  a team led by DySP K […]

Land surveyor caught red-handed by ACB

Thursday, February 25th, 2021
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Mangaluru : A land surveyor was caught red-handed by the anti-corruption bureau (ACB) on Tuesday, while taking Rs 16,500 as a bribe. MB Gangadhar a surveyor in the revenue department needed to issue a permit to cut a few trees in the premises of an education institution. According to the ACB, Suhail, a timber wood […]

ACB officials caught a clerk red-handed accepting bribe

Tuesday, January 5th, 2021
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Mangaluru :  A second division assistant clerk at tahsildar’s office caught red-handed by the ACB officials, while accepting Rs 40,000 as bribe on Tuesday January 5. Mohammed Rafeeq (43), the clerk working in the Rectification of Records section for demanding Rs 50,000 as bribe from an elderly man. Under the guidance of SP Bopaiah, DySP Prakash […]

Puttur tahsildar Pradeep Kumar arrested on charges bribe

Friday, June 21st, 2019
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Putturu : Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) personnel arrested Puttur tahsildar Pradeep Kumar on the charge of demanding and accepting a bribe. He had allegedly demanded ₹1.25 lakh to clear the bills of a catering contractor who supplied food during the recent Lok Sabha elections. The catering contractor, who was to be paid ₹9.37 lakh by the […]

Former Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy caught on tape asking for bribe

Monday, July 7th, 2014
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New Delhi: H.D. Kumaraswamy, the former chief minister of Karnataka and son of former prime minister H.D. Deve Gowda, has landed in trouble with a section of his party workers alleging that he demanded Rs.40 crore from a leader of the Janata Dal (Secular) to elect him as the Member of the Legislative Council (MLC). […]

Promotional Officer of District Industries Centre caught red handed by Lokayukta

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013
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Mangalore : The Lokayukta arrested red handed the Promotional Officer of District Industries Centre at Yeyyadi while accepting a bribe of Rs 4000 from one Jagadish of Kalladka. The officer who was trapped is Vaman Naik. It is learnt, he had placed forth a demand for a bribe of Rs 7000 from Jagadish to pass […]

Promotional Officer of District Industries Centre caught red handed by Lokayukta

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013
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Mangalore : The Lokayukta arrested red handed the Promotional Officer of District Industries Centre at Yeyyadi while accepting a bribe of Rs 4000 from one Jagadish of Kalladka. The officer who was trapped is Vaman Naik. It is learnt, he had placed forth a demand for a bribe of Rs 7000 from Jagadish to pass […]

Check post official trapped in camera of scribe at Ukkuda while accepting bribe

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013
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Bantwal : A Camera of a videographer of a media house trapped an official of the check pos at Ukkuda here while he was accepting bribe from a truck driver. The video clipping shows an officer at the check post directing  another officer to open the gate and collect bribe from a truck driver. However, […]