Delhi police arrest Haryana policeman

SHO of Bahadurgarh Traffic Police was arrested by a special team of the Delhi Police on the charge of accepting a bribe of Rs 14,000 from a transporter near Ghevra turn located on the border of Delhi and Haryana here today.

Last Updated: Aug 04, 2010, 21:35 PM IST

Bahadurgarh: A Station House
Officer (SHO) of Bahadurgarh Traffic Police was arrested by a
special team of the Delhi Police on the charge of accepting a
bribe of Rs 14,000 from a transporter near Ghevra turn located
on the border of Delhi and Haryana here today.

Jhajjar SSP Sourabh Singh placed the SHO Sat Narain Singh
under suspension and ordered a departmental inquiry against
him.

In his complaint lodged with the Anti-Corruption Branch
of Delhi government, transporter Trilok Singh had alleged
that Sat Narain Singh had been demanding bribe of Rs 14,000
from him for letting his buses to move upto Bahadurgarh town.

As per the Delhi State transport permit’s rules, the RTV
buses are allowed to ply within the jurisdiction of the
national capital but most of the buses have illegally been
plying up to Bahadugarh after crossing the Delhi border.

A special team of Delhi police laid a trap to nab Sat
Narain Singh and apprehended him while allegedly taking the
from Trilok Singh at a property dealer`s office near Ghevra
turn in Nangloi (Delhi), police said.

Sourabh Singh said the SHO had been arrested by the Delhi
police after registering a case against him under relevant
sections of the Prevention of Corruption Act.

-PTI