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* Kalkuda OIC arrested for taking a Rs. 300,000 bribe
Tue, Jul 10, 2018, 10:36 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

July 10, Colombo: The Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption has arrested the OIC of the Kalkuda Police Station while he was allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs. 300,000.

The suspect was arrested by the officers of the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption around 11:20 this morning when he was accepting the bribe inside Valaichchenai Korale Pattu Pradeshiya Sabha office.

He was receiving Rs. 300,000 a portion of the bribe today.

The officer has allegedly requested Rs. 500,000 bribe from an individual, who was planning to open a brick factory in the Valaichchenai, Kalkuda area, to provide a police report that is needed to obtain the assessment report of the Central Environment Authority for the brick factory.

 

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