Vigilance nabs ASI for taking bribe
Punjab Vigilance Bureau nabbed an Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) posted at City police station, Phagwara, Kapurthala district red handed while accepting bribe of Rs 10,000/-.
Disclosing this here an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said ASI Jasbir Singh was nabbed red handed on the complaint of Ashwani Kumar of Phagwara city. The complainant has approached the VB and alleged that the accused ASI was demanding Rs 30,000 to take action on a complaint lodged by him.
After verifying his information, the vigilance team laid a trap and the accused ASI was arrested on the spot while taking bribe of Rs. 10000 as a first instalment 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 VB police station Jalandhar and further investigation was under progress.