Chandigarh: State Vigilance Bureau, during its ongoing campaign against corruption today nabbed Revenue Patwari red handed while accepting a bribe of Rs. 13000/-.
Disclosing this here an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said Subhash Chander Patwari posted at Alam Shah in Fazilka district was nabbed red handed by Vigilance team for accepting a bribe of Rs. 13000 from complainant Gurmeet Singh of village Alam Shah, Fazilka district.
The Complainant has approached the VB that the accused Patwari was demanding Rs. 13000 for mutation of his land. After verifying his information, the Vigilance team laid a trap and the accused Patwari was arrested on the spot while accepting a bribe of Rs. 13,000/- 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 Ferozepur and further investigations was under progress.