Patna: An Assistant Sub-Inspector Priyaranjan Kumar Mehta was arrested by the Bihar Vigilance Bureau while taking a bribe of Rs 3,000 at the Bidupur police station in Vaishali district on Thursday, vigilance sources said.

Acting on a complaint from one Ram Surat Rai of Bidupur, State vigilance sleuths raided the police station and caught him red-handed.