Hyderabad, Aug 5 : The sleuths of Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Monday caught red-handed an Incharge Mandal Education Officer (MDO) when he was accepting bribe amount of Rs 10,000.
Telu Muthaiah, incharge Mandal Educational Officer (MEO) of Bachannapet Mandal in Jangaon district was caught red handed at his office at Bachannapet when he demanded and accepted a bribe of Rs 10,000 from the complainant Maddikunta Krishna Reddy, Head Master, MPUPS, Nagireddypalli village "to use his personal influence on the DEO, Janagaon and to see that the complainant is not suspended for the lapses noticed during DEO's visit", an ACB statement here said.
The bribe amount of Rs 10,000 was recovered from him at his instance. The MEO was being arrested and produced before the Spl Judge for SPE and ACB cases, here, the statement added. (UNI)