ASSETS WORTH OVER RS 1.12 CRORE UNEARTHED IN HOUSE SEARCH OF PANCHAYAT EXECUTIVE OFFICER (PEO), JHANKARPALI GRAM PANCHAYAT, JUJUMURA BLOCK, DIST-SAMBALPUR.
Cuttack,6/12/2021 ( Odisha Samachar )-Today i.e. on 6.12.2021, Sri Fakir Mohan Singh, Sub-Inspector of Police, Binjharpur Police Station, Dist-Jajpur has been apprehended by Odisha Vigilance for demanding and accepting undue advantage (bribe) of Rs.6,000/- (Rupees Six Thousand) from a complainant in order to favour him in a case registered earlier in Binjharpur PS.
Based on the above complaint, a trap was laid on 6.12.2021 wherein the accused Sri Fakir Mohan Singh, SI was caught by the team of Odisha Vigilance in his office room while demanding and accepting undue advantage (bribe) of Rs.6,000/- (Rupees Six Thousand) from complainant. The entire bribe money was recovered from the possession of Sri Singh and seized in presence of witnesses. Following the trap, simultaneous searches have been launched on the residential house of Sri Singh at Binjharpur, Dist-Jajpur, paternal house at Kandarpur, Dist-Cuttack and office room at Binjharpur Police Station. He has been arrested and is being forwarded to the Court.
In this connection, Cuttack Vigilance P.S. Case No.36 dated 6.12.2021 U/s 7 Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Act, 2018 has been registered and is under investigation.