Chandigarh, February 17, 2020 (Yes Punjab News)
The Jalandhar team of Punjab Vigilance Bureau today nabbed a private person Amandeep while he was taking Rs.20,000 as bribe from a travel agent impersonating as Reader to DSP Ludhiana.
The spokesperson further added that complaint Jaswant Singh village Gopipur, Kapurthala district has informed the VB about the threats being given by accused Amandeep who was demanding bribe Rs one lakh from him but the deal was struck at Rs 30,000. He had already handed over Rs 10,000 as a bribe to accused at Ludhiana.
The accused Armandeep along with two more persons Bhupinder Bhinda and Vickey, who were impersonating as Assistant Sub Inspectors and a Mohalla head, called the complainant at Ludhiana and got signed an agreement with a lady Kulwinder Kaur from Alamgir who had given him Rs one lakh for getting Canadian visa.
All the accused persons were impersonating as police officials and demanding money as bribe for facilitating this compromise.
After verifying his information, the VB team laid a trap at Rama Mandi Jalandhar and the main accused Armandeep was arrested on the spot while taking bribe of Rs. 20,000 from the complainant in the presence of two official witnesses. His two other accomplices managed to escape as they were waiting at far distance.