Bangalore, Mar 1 (UNI) Lokayukta police today arrested a BDA assistant engineer on charges of demanding and accepting bribe for an official favour.
A press release here said S R Shridhar had demanded Rs one lakh from a complainant Wazid Pasha of Bannerghatta, in connection with a litigation with BDA.
The engineer had threatened to demolish a building if he failed to pay the bribe.
The police caught him redhanded while accepting the first instalment of the bribe of Rs 50,000, the release said.
UNI SIV GKT 1955