Chandigarh, December 17
Punjab Vigilance Bureau nabbed an Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) posted at City Police station Kharar, SAS Nagar district red handed while accepting bribe of Rs. 10,000/-.
Spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said ASI Harjeet Singh was arrested on the complaint of Devinder Singh of village Parol, SAS Nagar district. The complainant has approached the VB and alleged that the accused ASI was demanding Rs 10,000 to help him in a police case registered by him.
After verifying his information, the VB team from flying squad laid a trap and the accused ASI was arrested on the spot while taking bribe of Rs.10,000 from the complainant in the presence of two official witnesses.
He informed that a case under Prevention of Corruption Act has been registered against the accused at VB FS police station SAS Nagar and further investigation was under progress.