Vigilance Bureau book 7 cops in corrupt practices

The Fact News Service

Chandigarh, December 1

In a strict action against the cops indulged in the corrupt practices, the Punjab vigilance bureau today registered a case under Prevention of Corruption Act and criminal conspiracy charges against seven police officials of Chattiwind Police Station in Amritsar district based on video evidence and arrested four of the accused cops.

Divulging the details, a spokesperson of the bureau said the case has been registered on an enquiry conducted by Amritsar range. He said as per the case, Avtar Singh and Kanwalpreet Singh of Chattiwind village were running Raj Khalsa Kheti Store. On August 22, 2018, a person namely Gurharpreet Singh of the same village damaged the CCTV camera installed outside their store.

Following this Kanwalpreet Singh along with Baldev Singh, Sukhwant Singh, and others reached outside the house of the accused Gurharpreet Singh. After this Gurharpreet Singh along with other accomplices attacked Kanwalpreet Singh, Baldev Singh, and Sukhwant Singh and fled away after inflicting them injuries.