Cop held for taking bribe
Mumbai: A police sub inspector Jalinder Misal (57), from Shivaji Nagar police station, was arrested by the Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB), under the Prevention of Corruption Act, while he was accepting a bribe of Rs 4,000 from a family which had filed a dowry harassment case.
According to the ACB, the complainant’s sister had registered an offence of IPC 498 against her in-laws. Misal, who was investigating officer, demanded and accepted Rs 10,000 to take action against the accused.
He was further demanding Rs 4,000 when he was caught by the ACB.