Fatehgarh Sahib, March 13, 2018: A team of Vigilance Bureau Fatehgarh Sahib led by Inspector Parminder Singh caught Ramesh Kumar, Patwari of Dhirpur area red-handed while accepting bribe of Rs.8000 from one Sarabjit Singh of village Mangarhin Amloh Tehsil.
A case u/s 7, 13(2) 88 IPC was registered against him.
Paramjit Singh Virk SSP Vigilance Bureau Range, Mohali told that Sarabjit Singh complained that Patwari Ramesh Kumar had demanded Rs.25000 from him to enter mutation of his land and the deal was settled for Rs.15000.
The SSP added that a trap was laid under which Patwari called Sarbjit to Patwar Khana at village Attewali. As soon as Patwari Ramesh Kumar got into in the car of Sarbjit Singh and accepted Rs.8000. He was caught red-handed while accepting bribe in the presence of two government witnesses.