Ferozepur, Dec. 7, 2013 –
Mudki police post in-charge assistant sub-inspector Gurmeet Singh has been booked by the Ferozepur police on charges of corruption.
The ASI had reportedly tried to extort money from a truck driver, Lakha Singh on Wednesday, after threatening with the registration of a false case of illegal selling if sand.
The driver was working for Muktsar resident, Gurbachan Singh. The police took Lakha and his assistant into custody and on the intervention of =businessman Gurbachan, demanded Rs 50,000 in bribe. However, the businessman managed to draw the attention of Ferozepur SSP Manminder Singh and he ordered registration of a case.
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