Chandigarh, June 19, 2019: State Vigilance Bureau today nabbed Junior Engineer (JE) of PSPCL and a private person red handed while accepting bribe of Rs. 5,000.
Disclosing this an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said Jassa Singh JE posted at PSPCL rural Malout and his middle man Jarnail Singh have been nabbed red handed on the complaint of Ranjit Singh, resident of village Kabarwala, district Mukatsar Sahib.
The complaint has approached the VB and alleged that the above said JE was demanding Rs. 5,000 to replace a non-working power transformer installed at his tubewell.
After verifying his information, a Vigilance team laid a trap and the accused JE arrested and private person nabbed on the spot while accepting bribe of Rs. 5,000 from the complainant in the presence of two official witnesses.
He informed that a case under Prevention of Corruption Act has been registered against the both accused at VB police station Ferozepur and further investigation was under progress.