Chandigarh, June 26: State Vigilance Bureau today arrested a doctor for accepting bribe Rs. 10,000/-.
Disclosing this here an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said Doctor Puneet Gill posted at Civil Hospital Gurdaspur was arrested on the complaint of Dalip Chand of village Dehriwal Daroga, Gurdaspur. The Complainant has approached the VB and alleged that the accused doctor was demanding Rs. 25,000 for issuing his medico legal report and the deal was struck at Rs. 20,000. He further said that he had already paid Rs. 5,000 to the accused doctor.
After verifying his information, the Vigilance team laid a trap and the accused doctor was arrested on the spot while accepting bribe of Rs.10,000 from the complainant in the presence of two official witnesses.
He informed that case under Prevention of Corruption Act has been registered against both the above said accused at VB police station Amritsar and further investigations were under progress.