Pokhara, 10 October : Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA), Pokhara arrested an assistant attorney at the District Government Attorney’s Office, Kaski on the charge of graft from his office on Wednesday morning.
A team of CIAA officials from Pokhara office arrested Assistant Attorney Surendra Bahadur Thapa with Rs 500,000 bribe money from his office in Pardi at around 8:45 am today.
The CIAA has taken Thapa into custody for further investigation. Thapa is said to have asked for the bribe not to appeal a fraud case at the Apex Court.
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