Rawalpindi: SI, 2 patwaris arrested for bribery
RAWALPINDI: The Anti–Corruption Department on Monday arrested a sub–inspector (SI) and two patwaris for bribery. In a complaint to the department, JehangirAslam, a resident of Murree, accused Murree police SI Tariq Mehmood of harassing him for Rs 25,000 bribe. He said he had already paid the SI Rs 15,000. A team of the Anti–Corruption Department caught the SI red–handed while taking bribe from the complainant, seized the stamped bills and booked him for bribery.
Also, on the complaint of AltafHussain of Dulha (Chakwal), the department arrested two patwarisYaqoob and Mubashir Abbas when they’re receiving Rs 10,000 bribe from the complainant for land transfer. Investigation has been initiated against the two patwaris after registration of separate cases against them.