Punjab Vigilance registers corruption case against SMO, Multipurpose Health supervisor

Punjab News Express | May 17, 2019 09:47 PM

CHANDIGARH: State Vigilance Bureau today registered a corruption case against Senior Medical Officer (SMO) and Multipurpose Health Supervisor (MHS) posted at community health centre (CHC) Lopoke in Amritsar district. In this case the accused MHS has been arrested on the spot while taking bribe of Rs. 10,000.

Disclosing this here an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said the VB registered a bribery case against SMO Dr. Renu Bhatia and MHS Iqbal Singh both posted at CHC Lopoke in Amritsar district. He said a complainant named Manjinder Singh, MHS, posted at Rajasansi, has approached the VB and said the both the accused were demanding Rs. 10,000 for clearing his presence report.

After verifying his information, the Vigilance team laid a trap and MHS Iqbal Singh was arrested on the spot while accepting bribe of Rs. 10,000 from the complainant.

He informed that a case under Prevention of Corruption Act has been registered against both the accused at VB police station Amritsar and further investigation was under progress.

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