Principal arrested over bribe of Rs.5,000

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By Darshana Sanjeewa  

The Principal of a leading school in Horowpathana, was yesterday arrested by Bribery Commission officials on charges of accepting a bribe of Rs.5,000.  


BC Director (Investigation) SSP Priyantha Chandrasiri said the principal was alleged to have solicited a bribe of Rs.10,000 from a student’s parents to enroll a child to the Grade 6.
The principal was arrested while accepting the Rs.5,000 at his office.  He will be produced in the Horowpathana Magistrate’s Court.