A suspended police inspector has been arrested by the officials of the Bribery or Corruption Investigation Commission when he was accepting a bribe of one lak rupees from a spa center in Kadawatha.
The officers of the Bribery Commission have arrested an officer named Ranasinghe who left the service since April 21 while working at the Sapugaskanda Police Station.
The bribe was taken in a car on the Ragama-Kadawata road.
It is said that this bribe money has been demanded by a police inspector of the Kadawata police station to provide the necessary facilities to carry out the activities of the Spa center without interference from the police. According to a complaint made by the owner of this spa to the Bribery Commission, the suspect police inspector was arrested in this raid yesterday evening.