Father Anthony cash issue: Absconding ASIs arrested in Kerala; Punjab police leaves for Kerala to arrest them
The two policemen who were accused of misappropriating a major portion of the cash seized from the home of Father Anthony have been arrested by Kerala Police on Tuesday. Special Investigation Team head Praveen k. Sinha, IPS is leaving for Kochi to arrest them and to bring back to Punjab. The absconding ASIs have been identified as ASI Joginder Singh & ASI Rajpreet Singh of Punjab police.
Based on specific inputs by Punjab Police, Kerala Police arrested ASI Joginder Singh & ASI Rajpreet Singh of Punjab Police from Hotel Casa Linda, Kochi, Kerala at around 16:30 today. SIT Head Praveen K. Sinha, IPS, IGP, Crime, Punjab is leaving for Kochi to arrest the 2 accused.
— DGP Punjab Police (@DGPPunjabPolice) April 30, 2019
They were arrested from Hotel Casa Linda, Kochi in Kerala at around 16:30 on Tuesday. Police arrested the third accused on April 19 from Samrala under Khanna police district. He was presented in court and was sent to six-day remand custody. All the three main accused were booked in a case of misappropriation of Rs 6.65 crore