Hindustan Times (Jalandhar)
Faridkot SP to appear before vigilance today
FARIDKOT:SP (investigation), Faridkot, Sewa Singh Malhi will appear before the vigilance bureau on Wednesday in a case related to the arrest of his reader, ASI Gurbinderjit Singh, for taking a bribe of ₹50,000.
The SP came under VB lens as the reader had promised a clean chit to some people accused in a cheating case being probed by the SP. The cheating case accused are Pardeep Sachdeva, his wife Neelam Sachdeva, and another man Vikram Taneja, who had allegedly taken ₹15 lakh from another person in the name of a cold store in November. Pardeep later filed a complaint for reinvestigation as he said they were wrongly framed.
The reader has been booked under the Prevention of Corruption Act.