The Lokayukta police arrested an accountant of the Horancha Gram Panchayat in Yadgir district after he was allegedly caught accepting a bribe of Rs. 13,000 from a farmer for changing khata.

Khata change

The Lokayukta police said here on Thursday that the accountant, Sangamesh Yaddalli, allegedly took a bribe of Rs. 6,500 from Kashappa Basavantappa of Anur K. village for changing the khata of property at Horancha. He then demanded Rs. 13,000 more for the task.