Panchayat secy, 5 aides plot to rob JE, held
Fatehgarh Sahib, Could 18
The district police prevented a theft bid on the home of a Junior Engineer (JE) and arrested a panchayat secretary and his 5 accomplices.
The panchayat secretary knew there was an enormous amount of money on the home of the JE, working within the Rural Improvement and Panchayats Division right here, so he alongside along with his accomplices needed to rob it. The police together with I-T officers bought a search warrant from the courtroom and raided the JE’s home in Banur and recovered Rs 41 lakh money. The cash has been handed over to the I-T officers.
Addressing the media right here immediately, SSP Ravjot Grewal mentioned the police bought a tip-off that Bahadur Singh, panchayat secretary within the Khera block, was planning to rob JE Lokesh Thaman residing in Banur city. She mentioned the police fashioned a particular staff led by Rajpal Singh, SP (Investigation), Sirhind CIA Inspector and DSP (Investigation).
The SSP mentioned the staff arrested Bahadur first and on his disclosure, his 5 accomplices have been nabbed. They’ve been recognized as Bharpur Singh of Ucha Reona; Mandeep Singh of Wazidpur; Sehajpreet Singh, Harmanpreet Singh and Daljit Singh, all residents of Retgarh village. The probe is underway, which can result in extra disclosures.