Bhopal, Jul 31: Bharatiya Janatha Party (BJP) Madhya Pradesh MLA, Ramesh Khateek, was caught on tape accepting a bribe of ten thousand rupees.
Ajeet, businessman from Indore, approached Ramesh Khateek, MLA from Shivpuri district, to get help to open an engineering college in his constituency. Then MLA offered the government land and all other facilities for five lakh rupees.
The video tape revealed that the MLA asked Ajeet to keep paying from time to time for providing all the facilities.
The sting operation brought huge embarrassment for the BJP.
"We have asked for the CD that is being flashed. We will check it for authenticity then the matter will come up in the party," said Narrotam Mishra, Minister for Parliamentary Affair, government Spokesperson, Madhya Pradesh.