Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) Jammu on Thursday claimed to have trapped a police man of Chinore Police Post Jammu while demanding and accepting bribe of Rs 8,000.
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A spokesman in a statement said that on 02-03-2023 P/S ACB, Jammu received a written complaint wherein the complainant stated that on 01.03.2023, the Police of P.P. Chinore has arrested his son namely Sahil Mehra in a false and frivolous case on the complaint of local resident of Chinore.
Mohd Sultan, an official of P.P Chinore has demanded Rs 8,000 as bribe for release of his son from Police custody, it said.
“He further stated that he had already paid Rs 4,000 out of the demanded bribe of Rs 8,000, but the Munshi again demanding balance bribe amount of Rs 4,000 for release his son.”
The complainant stated that he don’t want to pay bribe but the said Official compelled him to pay the bribe and under compelled circumstances he is going to pay the balance bribe of Rs 4000 to said Munshi and requested for taking action under law, the statement said as cited by news agency KNO.