Rajkishore Narvare, posted in Kusumi under Dongargarh tehsil, was held while accepting the bribemoney from a complainant who had sought transfer of a property ownership, the official told PTI.
The complainant, a native of Gondia in neighbouring Maharashtra, had purchased a land in Achholi village in Dongargarh, he said.
He had given the property-related documents to Narvare for transferring the ownership.
When the official did not initiate any action, the complainant again contacted him when the latter allegedly demanded a bribe of Rs 1.50 lakh.
On receipt of the complaint, the ACB laid a trap when the Patwaei was accepting the first installment of Rs 10,000 at his house in Dongargarh.
A case was registered under various sections of the Prevention of Corruption Act,1988.
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