IEP CHANDIGARH JULY 17, 2022
Haryana State Vigilance Bureau has caught an Exemptee Sub Inspector and a private person on the charges of demanding Rs 10,000 and accepting Rs 7000 bribe.
Sharing the information here today, the Bureau spokesperson informed that arrested accused have been identified as ESI Satpal posted in Police Station City Mahendergarh and Santu, a private individual.
ESI Satpal demanded a bribe of Rs 10,000 from complainant in lieu of joining the complainant in investigation after anticipatory bail before due date in a case which was permitted by Hon’ble High Court. He threatened to get the bail rejected if the complainant does not give a bribe.
The complainant lodged a complaint with the State Vigilance Bureau. After the verification, a trap was laid and Santu was caught red handed taking a bribe of Rs.7000 on behalf of accused ESI in the presence of Duty Magistrate, appointed by the Deputy Commissioner, Narnaul.
The above said both accused has been arrested and case under the Prevention of Corruption Act had been registered against them. Further investigation of the cases is on.