BANGALORE: The Principal District and Sessions Judge, Raichur, on Thursday sentenced R. Gopalappa, Sub Inspector, Raichur Rural Police Station, to one year simple imprisonment. A fine of Rs. 5,000 was imposed on him. Gopalappa was found guilty of accepting bribe of Rs. 4,000 for helping Shivaraj in a case registered against the latter’s father-in-law in July 2006. — Staff Reporter

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