Jamshedpur, July 20: A team of Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB), Jamshedpur on Friday arrested assistant engineer of Jamshedpur block Sunil Chandra Choudhary, nazir Shiv Shankar Shyamal and panchayat sevak Ratan Singh Munda while taking bribe of Rs 25 thousand from mukhiya Sukurmani Oraon at Rajnagar Panchayat secretariat.
Led by ACB Jamshedpur Bureau DSP Amar Pandey the team caught trio red handed. ACB team arrested the trio and brought them to Jamshedpur.
Later, DSP informed the media persons that mukhiya of Rajnagar panchayat had complained that 25 thousand was demanded for implementation of various schemes after which the ACB team raided the office and caught them. As the ACB team took action it created a stir among the officers at block and division office.
BDO Prem Chandra Kumar said that this action taken is part of the conspiracy as a case of financial misconduct in buying of solar lights against the mukhiya was raised in the Janta Darbar. After which a team was formed on the directives of sub divisional officer which includes assistant engineer Sunil Chandra Choudhary.