VRO in ACB net

The Village Revenue Officer of Gokuada in Pithapuram mandal of East Godavari district, G. Satyanarayana Murthy was caught by Anti-Corruption Bureau officials on Tuesday afternoon as he was taking Rs. 3,000 from a complainant, V. Papa Rao, for doing an official favour by processing papers for issuing land possession certificates for getting benefits under the Indiramma Housing Scheme.

The money was recovered from the accused officer and he was being arrested to be produced in a Vijayawada Court, a press release said.