Tanahun Bhadra 5- An engineer was arrested today from Damauli market in Tanahun on the charge of accepting a bribe of 75 thousand rupees. According to the District Police Office, the arrested person is Engineer Amlesh Kumar Niklam of Syangja Education Development and Coordination Unit, Bodebersine Municipality of Saptari.
The police team deployed from the district police office arrested him from a hotel in Damauli on the charge of asking for bribe during the reconstruction of a school in Syangja. “He has been detained and is being investigated, we are coordinating with the Abuse of Authority Investigation Office”, Deputy Superintendent of Police Yuvraj Khadka said.
It is said that he demanded money for the final evacuation during the reconstruction of the school building. He who has been demanding money for some time was called today in Damauli with the condition of giving money.
He arrived in Damauli from Saptari this morning. Engineer Niklam was working on contract till mid-June in Education Development and Coordination Unit, Syangja. Guruprasad Paudel, the head of Education Development and Coordination Unit Syangja, informed that he was not present in the office because the term of the contract employee was not extended from srawan 1