VIGILANCE NABS REVENUE PATWARI FOR TAKING BRIBE
Chandigarh, February 11: State Vigilance Bureau nabbed a Revenue Patwari red handed while accepting bribe of Rs. 15,000.
Disclosing this here an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said Mithu Singh, Patwari posted at revenue halqa Moonak, Sangrur district was nabbed red handed by Vigilance team for accepting bribe of Rs. 15,000 from complainant Mandeep Singh of Moonak in Sangrur district.
The Complainant has approached the VB that the above said Patwari was demanding Rs. 30,000 for making correction in his land records.
After verifying his information, the Vigilance team laid a trap and the accused Patwari was arrested on the spot while accepting bribe of Rs. 15,000/- as a first installment 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.