Mysuru, November 30:- Hunsur Police have arrested a person who was faking as an Election Commission official and collecting money from the bar owners.
The arrested has been identified as Shashidhar, a resident of Karlekoppal of Hassan. He was visiting wine shops in Hunsur and was introducing himself as an official of the Election Commission. He would ask for the details of liquor sale, threaten them and collect money.
Suspecting something was fishy, the bar owners complained to the police to do the rest. (MR/KS)