Shimla: The principal of a Kendriya Vidyalaya school in Shimla district was arrested Thursday on bribery charge, police said here.
Kendriya Vidyalaya ITBP (Indo-Tibetan Border Police) principal Sudha Gupta was caught by the vigilance and anti-corruption bureau while allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs.8,000 from a school teacher.
She had allegedly sought the money to extend the teacherâ€™s contract, Deputy Inspector General Himanshu Mishra said.
Gupta is posted at Sarahan, some 150 km from here. The school is specially meant for the children of ITBP personnel.