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CIAA holds government employee with bribes of Rs 1 million  


Kathmandu, Aug 10 : The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) has held a government employee with a bribe of over Rs 1 million from Dhunibensi in Dhading district.    
Santosh Sah, chief engineer at the Nepal Water Supply Corporation, Butwal, has been charged with taking bribe of that amount from service seekers. A team from the CIAA central office arrested Sah acting on a tip off that he was travelling to Kathmandu with the bribe money. The bribes were over Rs 200,000 in cash and a receipt of over Rs 800,000 deposited in a bank.