Cash-for-job scam: Former Pun­jab top cop gets two-year jail

Hindustan Times (Patna) - - FRONT PAGE -

PA­TIALA: In a key judg­ment in the 2002 Pun­jab Pub­lic Ser­vice Com­mis­sion (PPSC) cash-for-job scam, a Pa­tiala court has awarded a two-year jail term to former SSP Gur­cha­ran Singh Pherurai. He has been held guilty of paying R70 lakh as a bribe to then PPSC chair­man Ravin­der­pal Singh Sidhu to se­cure a job in the Pun­jab Civil Ser­vices (PCS) for his daugh­ter Kul­jeet Kaur, who has since been re­moved.

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