Kathmandu : Acting Chief Deputy Subba Manij Kumar Khanal and Accountancy Lawyer Badriprasad Badal have been arrested.
A team of the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority, Kathmandu, has arrested the two with a bribe of Rs 600,000 from a land hotel in Amalekhgunj.
A complaint was lodged with the authority saying that they were demanding money from the service recipient saying that the land to be purchased by the service recipient has been blocked by the labor department.
A spokesperson of the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority, Narayan Prasad Silwal, said that the team was arrested after the team took an additional amount of Rs 600,000 from the service recipients.
Authorities detained him on Friday and are conducting further investigations.