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VIGILANCE NABS REVENUE PATWARI FOR TAKING BRIBE

VIGILANCE NABS REVENUE PATWARI FOR TAKING BRIBE

 

Chandigarh, September 11: State Vigilance Bureau nabbed a Revenue Patwari red handed while accepting bribe of Rs. 4,000.

            Disclosing this here an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said Hukam Chand, Patwari posted at Biradwal in Patiala district was nabbed red handed by Vigilance team for accepting bribe of Rs. 4,000 from complainant Nirmal Singh of Biradwal in Patiala district.

            The Complainant has approached the VB that the above said Patwari was demanding Rs. 4,000 for the mutation of his land,

 After verifying his information, the Vigilance team laid a trap and the accused Patwari was arrested on the spot while accepting bribe of Rs. 4,000/- from the complainant 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 Patiala and further investigations was under progress.