Sargodha: Extortionist cop escapes police raid
SARGODHA: A traffic police officer was found involved in extorting money from truck drivers during a raid conducted by the vigilance team on Sargodha-Lahore Road in the wee hours of Saturday.
The vigilance team on a tip-off conducted a sudden raid led by DSP (Headquarters) on the Sargodha bypass where traffic police Sub-Inspector Saifullah Khan Niazi was allegedly receiving gratification from drivers. However, traffic SI police escaped the raid in presence of the DSP Satellite Town police SHO and scores of police personnel.
The police have registered a case against the sub-inspector. The people across the district were being irked by illegal actions of the SI.