Two staffers of Birgunj Metropolitan City were arrested for taking bribe from service-seekers.
A team of the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) mid-regional office, Hetauda caught them red-handed on Thursday.
Section officer Manjoor Aalam and non-gazetted first class officer (subba) Shashi Bhushan Sah were arrested in a sting operation while taking a sum of Rs 1,00,000 from the service-seekers, according to the CIAA.
It has been learnt that the staffers asked bribe from Ekwal Haider of Birgunj-based Arcon International Academy Boarding School at the time of registering the school.
The CIAA asked Haider to invite the staffers to the shop of Shahi Bhushan Sah’s nephew, Arbin Kumar Sah, and arrested them while collecting the money. The CIAA also arrested Arbin Kumar Sah.