Chandigarh–Dec 5, 2020: Haryana State Vigilance Bureau(SVB)has registered a
case against a Sub Inspector of Police Station Tauru District Nuh in
lieu of accepting bribe of Rs. 20,000.
Sharing more details, spokesman of the Bureau said that
the SVB Gurugram has registered a criminal case against Sub Inspector
Mahender Singh of Police Station Tauru, District Nuh in lieu of
accepting bribe of Rs. 20,000 from Mohd. Arsad of Village Bhadangpur.
The spokesman said that Mohd. Arsad resident of Village
Bhadangpur District Nuh had informed the Bureau that he had filed a
complaint on CM Window Portal regarding transfer of money through
Google Pay. The said Sub Inspector called him to the police station
regarding his complaint and threatened him that he will be arrested in
a human trafficking (kabootarbazi) case.
The Sub Inspector then had asked for bribe of Rs. 50,000
to save him from the case and ultimately agreed for Rs. 20,000, said
He said that on receiving the information, a case was
registered in SVB, Gurugram. A team headed by Inspector. Ramanand was
constituted and Mr. Dilbag Singh, District Planning Officer was
appointed as Duty Magistrate. Sub Inspector Mahender Singh accepted
the bribe of Rs. 20,000 from complainant Mohd. Arsad in the presence
of shadow witness. Upon seeing the raiding team of SVB, the accused
Sub Inspector fled from the scene in a commercial vehicle.
A case under section 7 IPC Act has been registered in this
regard. Investigation of the case is in progress and strenuous efforts
are being made to arrest the said accused.
The spokesman said that in another matter Rs. 3,39,250
have been recovered from the contractor on the recommendation of SVB.
Special checking of under-construction wall and road of Chaudhary
Charan Singh Agriculture University, Hisar was carried out by the
technical team of SVB. It was found that the contractor used
substandard construction material in the said work.
The spokesman said that recommendation was made to the
Government to recover the amount from the contractor and to initiate
action against delinquent officers. Now, on the directions of the
Government, the University administration has recovered the said
amount from the contractor and issued show-cause notices to the
By YS.Rana: Principal Correspondent.