Chandigarh, August 10: State Vigilance Bureau nabbed a Revenue Patwari red handed while accepting bribe of Rs. 5,000/-.
Disclosing this here an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said Varinder Kumar, Patwari posted at Haibowal Kalan in Ludhiana district was nabbed red handed by Vigilance team for accepting bribe of Rs. 5,000 from complainant Paramjeet Singh of Model Town Extension in Ludhiana City.
The Complainant has approached the VB that the accused Patwari was demanding Rs. 6,000 to issue a copy of fard of his plot and the deal was struck at Rs. 5,000/.
After verifying his information, the Vigilance team laid a trap and the accused Patwari was arrested on the spot while accepting bribe of Rs. 5,000/- 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 Ludhiana and further investigations was under progress.