Rawalpindi: SI suspended on charge of getting bribe
RAWALPINDI: Regional Police Officer Nasir Khan Durrani Tuesday suspended Sub–Inspector Muhammad Nawaz of Banni Police and ordered registration of criminal case against him on charges of illegal detention and receiving bribe money. One Ijaz AIi Sheikh, a resident of Mohanpura submitted a complaint with the RPO stating that he had lodged a complaint with the Banni Police regarding dishonoring of a cheque.
The police had arrested the accused but the Investigating Officer SI Muhammad Nawaz released the arrested suspect, Rashida Basher, after getting bribe money from him and arrested him (complainant) to pressurize for compromise with the accused person.
The complainant said that he was put behind the bar and was released after paying RS10,000 to the SI.
The RPO had referred the matter for enquiry and the allegations proved against SI Muhammad Nawaz upon which he suspended him and also ordered registration of a criminal case against him.