**Bhubaneswar: **The Vigilance Department on Sunday arrested Binod Das, former traffic police officer and chairman of Nayagarh Police Training School, while he was allegedly taking bribe of Rs 75,000 from mess in-charge of the school Assistant Sub Inspector Rama Krushna Satpathy.
According to reports, Vigilance teams of Nayagarh, Khordha, and Bhubaneswar caught him red-handed during a joint raid today at his Nayagarh residence.
He had asked the mess manger to give him Rs 1, 00, 000 per month.
After the manger lodged complaint, vigilance sleuths today raided Das’s house and seized Rs 75,000 from his house.
Meanwhile, anti-corruption wing has conducted simultaneous raids at residences of Das in Bhubaneswar and Jagatsinghpur respectively besides searching his office in Nayagarh.