Fire sta­tion of­fi­cer held ac­cept­ing ₹10K

Hindustan Times (Patiala) - - Punjab -

JA­LAND­HAR: Vig­i­lance bureau (VB) ar­rested a fire sta­tion of­fi­cer posted at Ka­purthala fire bri­gade sta­tion, af­ter he was caught red­handed while ac­cept­ing ₹ 10,000 on Tues­day.

Ja­land­har SSP Daljin­der Singh Dhillon said the com­plainant Har­man Walia had ap­plied for NOC clear­ance for his petrol pump but the ac­cused, iden­ti­fied as Ajay Goyal, de­manded ₹10,000 to grant the cer­tifi­cate.

The com­plainant ap­proached

THE COM­PLAINANT AP­PLIED FOR AN NOC CLEAR­ANCE FOR HIS PETROL PUMP BUT WAS TOLD TO PAY BRIBE

VB, which laid a trap and caught the ac­cused. A case has been reg­is­tered against Giyal un­der sec­tion 7 of Preven­tion of Cor­rup­tion Act at vig­i­lance bureau, Ja­land­har.

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