Karnataka

Village Accountant arrested for graft

A Village Accountant was on Wednesday arrested by Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) officials while he was accepting a bribe of ₹5,000 from a farmer in Chinchali village in Belagavi district.

ACB officials arrested Jagadish Kittur while he was taking the bribe from Sachin Sindhe to sign a land-related document and forward it to the Tahsildar’s office.

The ACB team included Deputy Superintendent of Police Karunakar Shetty and Circle Inspector of Police Niranjan Patil.


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