Amritsar peon booked for demanding Rs 1 lakh bribe
Chandigarh, October 26
The Punjab Vigilance Bureau (VB) throughout its ongoing marketing campaign in opposition to corruption on Wednesday registered a bribery case in opposition to a peon Gurdhir Singh, posted at tehsil workplace 2, Amritsar, for demanding and accepting bribe Rs 1 lakh.
A spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau stated Gurdhir Singh was booked on the premise of a web-based criticism lodged by Jaibir Singh, a resident of Kakka Kandiala village in Tarn Taran district.
Jaibir had complained to the Vigilance Bureau that Gurdhir Singh had demanded and accepted a bribe of Rs 1 lakh to assist his mother-in-law for furnishing an no objection certificates (NOC) to execute registry of a plot, the spokesperson stated.