Amritsar: A team of the vigilance bureau (VB) has nabbed an Assistant Sub Inspector(ASI) Sahib Singh, who was also an incharge of the Chheharta police post, red handed while accepting a bribe of rupee 25,000 from one Kartar Singh S/O Avtar Singh. An FIR(no 2) under sections 7 and 13(2) of the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 has been registered against the erring ASI.
According to information, the complainant Kartas Singh had purhased a motorcycle from Baljit Singh for rupees 60,000 and also had made the payment to the seller after getting possesion of the motorcycle. However, a person named kulbir singh, who is a brother-in-law of Baljit Singh, got the said motorcycle from Kartar Singh on the pretext of going somewhere, but did not returned it back. Following which Kartar Singh then made a complaint in this connection to ASI Sahib Singh, who demanded rupee 30 thousand from the complainant to settle the issue. Kartar struck the deal with ASI for rupee 25 thousand and then moved to the vigilance bureau’s DSP, Navjot Singh Sandhu, who constituted a team to nab the culprit. The VB then caught the ASI Sahib Singh red-handed while accepting rupee 25 thousand from the complainant.
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