Cop held for tak­ing bribe

The Times of India (Mumbai edition) - - TIMES CITY -

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.

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