Tuesday 14 July 2020

Vigilance nabs reader of Naib Tehsildar for accepting bribe

- Posted on 29 January 2020

Chandigarh, January 29: Vigilance Bureau, during its ongoing campaign against corruption, today nabbed reader of Naib Tehsildar red handed while accepting bribe 5,000.

Disclosing this an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said reader of Naib Tehsildar Jaswinder Singh posted at Nathana has been nabbed red handed on the complaint of Bhagwan Singh of Bathinda.

He added that the complainant has approached the Bureau and informed that the accused reader was demanding bribe of Rs. 5000/- to help him for getting possession of a land.

After verifying the information the Bureau laid a trap and the accused reader was caught red handed in the presence of two official witnesses.

            He informed that a case under Prevention of Corruption Act has been registered against the accused at VB police station Bathinda and further investigation was under progress.

Read more

Punjabupdate is the free media platform established with a view to uphold what the fourth estate stands for without making any tall claims. Our practice so far has been to be non-conformist rather than flowing with the tide. We know this is not the easy path but then it has always been so. It is credibility and independence that are dear to us and epitomise our core values. We will question what is wrong and espouse what we feel is the right cause, at the same time fully conscious that both are relative terms but we will go by the interpretations are rooted in the collective consciousness of the people. At the same time, we will not stake any claim to be moralists as that can the most difficult test to pass and we admit it.
Copyright 2020 © punjabupdate.com