The Lokayukta police arrested Mujeeb, Assistant Sector Officer of the Quality Control Division in the Krishna Bhagya Jala Nigam Ltd. at Bheemarayanagudi , while allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs. 30,000 from a contractor on Thursday.

According to the Lokayukta police, the official had demanded the bribe from the contractor to provide a quality certificate for the construction of a service road completed by the contractor.

— Correspondent

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