NARC official caught red-handed with bribe

CIAA

The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Wednesday caught a National Agriculture Research Council (NARC) official red-handed while taking bribe.

A CIAA team nabbed Prakash Shrestha, Account Officer at National Potato Research Programme of NARC while taking Rs 205,000 from a service recipient.

According to the CIAA, the accused had demanded the kickback to approve building a cow farm in Chitwan, from a contractor.

He was nabbed from the NARC premises, Khumaltar Yesterday.

Source: THT