Punjab

Head Constable Of Patti Sadar Police Station Arrested For Taking Rs 50,000 Bribe

By Saizel S -- August 11, 2018 7:47 pm

Head Constable Of Patti Sadar Police Station Arrested For Taking Rs 50,000 Bribe

Head constable of patti sadar police station arrested for taking Rs 50,000 bribe by Tarn Taran Vigilance Department.

The Vigilance Bureau said that Head Constable 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 Vigilance Bureau and alleged that the accused 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 the 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.

In this case, 4 people along with SHO Patti Sardar Preetinder Singh have been suspended. 2 policemen and 2 home guards are among the 4 suspended men.

-PTC NEWS

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