Wednesday, 24 April 2024



LATEST NEWS Marathon under SVEEP held at Samba to maximize voter awareness DEO Kupwara reviews transportation of polling staff, EVMs DEO Kulgam flags-off cycle rally under SVEEP to raise voter awareness 5 more candidates file nominations for Srinagar Lok Sabha seat TV Serial Actor Abhinav Shukla Net Worth 2024 | 5 Dariya News DC visits Lalton & Jodhan grain markets to oversee wheat procurement DC orders officers to intensify field visits for smooth procurement operations at ground level Punjab Police Averts Possible Target Killing In J&K; One Member Of Pak-Based Terror Module Held District Administrative Complex Mohali to Spread the Message of Voting Anil Vij Lauds Lord Mahavir Jain Public School's Commitment to Education A big jolt to the BJP in Jalandhar! Young leader Robin Sampla joins the AAP Aam Aadmi Party thanks the court for the order to form a panel of AIIMS doctors for Arvind Kejriwal's health check-ups In Haryana, notification for the Lok Sabha elections will be issued on April 29 : Anurag Agarwal ‘Voter-in-Queue’ App to provide information on queues at polling centers - Anurag Agarwal Will Quit Politics If Aap Secures 13 Seats In Punjab : Amarinder Singh Raja Warring CGC Landran sets up IPR cell VIT-AP University Honoured with Prestigious CSR Outstanding University in Education Excellence Award for 2024 DC Aashika Jain Reviews the Checks imposed on the sale, supply and stock of Methanol/Industrial Spirit and Distilleries/Bottling Plants/ENA/Liquor Vends in the District BJP's good days became a dream, now Congress will bring happy days - Gurjit Aujla Two independents file nomination papers for 02-Srinagar Lok Sabha Seat Returning Officer Jammu PC assesses election preparedness ahead of polling


Vigilance Bureau nabs XEN PUDA for taking Rs 20,000 bribe for running milk booth

Accused previously received Rs one lakh bribe as monthly payment Rs 20,000

Vigilance Bureau Punjab
Listen to this article

Web Admin

Web Admin

5 Dariya News

Amritsar , 26 Dec 2023

The Punjab Vigilance Bureau (VB) during its ongoing campaign against corruption in the state, on Tuesday, has arrested Gurpreet Singh, executive engineer, Punjab Urban  Development Authority (PUDA), Amritsar, red handed while he was demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 20,000.

Disclosing this here today an official spokesperson of the state VB said the above mentioned accused has been arrested on a complaint lodged by Gurdarshan Singh, a resident of village Daburji, police station Majitha, Amritsar district. He further informed that the complainant has approached the VB and alleged that he has been running a milk booth allotted to him by PUDA, near Darbar Sahib, Amritsar in the year 2016. 

After he moved to Canada in 2021, his father was selling milk and other related products at this booth. The complainant further alleged that the said PUDA XEN has been demanding Rs 20,000 as a monthly bribe from him and threatened to cancel the allotment if he failed to pay the monthly bribe of 20,000. 

He further informed that the said accused had already taken Rs one lakh as a bribe in this regard. The spokesperson informed that after preliminary investigation of this complaint, a VB team from Amritsar range laid a trap and apprehended the above said XEN while he was accepting a bribe of Rs 20,000 from the complainant in the presence of two official witnesses. 

In this regard a case under prevention of corruption act has been registered against the accused at VB police station Amritsar range. The accused XEN would be produced in the court and further investigation was under progress.


Tags: Vigilance Bureau , Crime News Punjab , Punjab Police , Police , Crime News , Amritsar Police , Amritsar



related news




Photo Gallery



Video Gallery



5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2024 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD