BBMP health official caught receiving bribe

BBMP health official caught receiving bribe

The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) officials on Wednesday arrested a health officer of Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike  for graft. The accused, S Kumar Velu, was trapped while receiving the bribe amount.

The complainant had filed an application with the BBMP for a licence to start a business. Since the report of a health officer was mandatory for the licence, the complainant had approached Kumar, who is senior health officer in ward number 119.

Trap
The accused government servant demanded a bribe of Rs 6,000 for the official work. The ACB officials registered a complaint and laid a trap. The accused health officer Kumar Velu was caught red-handed while receiving the bribe amount.

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