6 held for graft in Kohat
KOHAT: The anti corruption department arrested six assistants to patwaris on corruption charges during raids conducted at various places in Lachi tehsil here on Thursday.
The raids conducted by the inspector of the divisional anti corruption department were carried out after complaints that the patwaris were allegedly involved in corruption and left the trainees in their offices for the official and sensitive work of measurement and transfer of land and for verification of domiciles.
The Junglekhel area police registered cases against the arrested officials on the complaint of the anti corruption department and also confiscated the record.
Meanwhile, the patwaris of Lachi and Kohat announced to observe complete strike by keeping their offices closed against the arrest of their colleagues on Friday (today).