Chandigarh : Haryana state Vigilance Bureau has caught a District Horticulture Officer (DHO) red-handed while accepting Rs 30000 as bribe for processing the application of complainant for subsidy purposes. A spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau informed here on Saturday that arrested accused has been identified as Mahavir Sharma, posted as DHO, Panipat. He said, Tanvir, a farmer of Pathargarh village filed a complaint with the VB that accused officer demanding Rs 30,000 in lieu of processing his application for subsidy. Acting on the complaint, a team of the VB laid a trap and arrested accused officer red-handed in the presence of the Duty Magistrate while accepting a bribe of Rs 30,000. A case had been registered against the accused in the Bureau’s police station. A further investigation is underway.