Punjab Vigilance nabs head constable taking bribe Rs. 50,000

August 11, 2018 04:29 PM

Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH: State Vigilance Bureau nabbed Head Constable (HC) Balwinder Singh red handed while accepting bribe of Rs. 50,000/-.

Disclosing this here an official spokesman of the Vigilance Bureau said HC Balwinder Singh posted at Sadar Police Station Patti was nabbed red handed on the complaint Palwinder Singh resident of Teacher colony, Faridkot. The Complainant has approached the VB and alleged that the accused HC was demanding Rs. 1,00,000/- to help his brother in drug peddling case and the deal was struck at Rs. 50,000/-..

After verifying his information, the Vigilance team laid a trap and the accused HC was arrested on the spot accepting bribe of Rs. 50,000 from the complainant in the presence of two official witnesses. He informed that a case under Prevention of Corruption Act has been registered against him at VB police station Amritsar and further investigation were under progress.


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