Chandigarh – The Punjab Vigilance Bureau (VB), throughout its ongoing marketing campaign in opposition to corruption within the state, has apprehended Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) Narata Ram, Incharge Police Post at Fagganmajra village, beneath police station Anaj Mandi, Patiala for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 8, 000.

Disclosing this right here right now an official spokesperson of the state VB mentioned the above talked about police official has been arrested on a grievance lodged by Jaspreet Singh, a resident of Sirhind, Fatehgarh Sahib district.

He additional knowledgeable that the complainant has alleged in his grievance that mentioned ASI has been demanding a bribe of Rs 8, 000 for releasing his automobile which was stored illegally in Police Chowki Fagganmajra.

The spokesperson knowledgeable that after a preliminary investigation of this grievance, a VB workforce from Patiala vary laid a lure and nabbed the accused police personnel within the presence of two official witnesses whereas he was accepting a bribe of Rs 8, 000 from the complainant.

He added that on this regard a case beneath prevention of corruption act has been registered at VB police station Patiala vary. The accused can be produced within the competent court docket tomorrow and additional investigation was beneath progress, he mentioned.

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