Chandigarh, January 29: Vigilance Bureau, during its ongoing campaign against corruption, today nabbed reader of Naib Tehsildar red handed while accepting bribe 5,000.
Disclosing this an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said reader of Naib Tehsildar Jaswinder Singh posted at Nathana has been nabbed red handed on the complaint of Bhagwan Singh of Bathinda.
He added that the complainant has approached the Bureau and informed that the accused reader was demanding bribe of Rs. 5000/- to help him for getting possession of a land.
After verifying the information the Bureau laid a trap and the accused reader was caught red handed in the presence of two official witnesses.
He informed that a case under Prevention of Corruption Act has been registered against the accused at VB police station Bathinda and further investigation was under progress.