The accused clerk was caught red-handed while taking the bribe amount of Rs. 5,000 form a person to hand over the converted ROR, said a Vigilance official.
The total bribe amount has been recovered from the possession of the accused clerk and seized.
Following the trap, the Vigilance official conducted simultaneous searches at various locations associated with Dolei on charges of possessing of assets disproportionate to the known source of his income.
In this connection, Koraput Vigilance registered a case against the accused BDO under section 7 of Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Act, 2018. Further investigation against accused Dolei is in progress, the official added.