Vigilance Organization Kashmir caught red handed Abdul Rashid Dar S/o Mohammad Akbar Dar R/o Uterhal Peertakya Kokernag Patwari Halqa Sagam, while demanding and accepting a bribe amount of Rs. 3000/- from the complainant. The complainant Reyaz Ahmad Bhat S/o Abdul Gani Bhat R/o Naropora, Wutnard Kokernag today lodged a written complaint with Police Station Vigilance Organization Kashmir, stating therein that his father has purchased a chunk of land measuring 18 Marlas situated at Danewweth pora, Kokernag and asked Patwari Halqa Sagam, Kokernag to mutate the said land in favour of his father. The said Patwari in turn demanded bribe amount Rs. 3000/- from the complainant for preparation of the necessary documents. On receipt of the complaint, Case FIR No. 01/2016 P/S U/S 5 (2) J & K Prevention of Corruption Act Svt. 2006 r/w 161 RPC VOK was registered and investigation taken up. The trap team headed by Inspector Manzoor Ahmad (ABP) VOK laid a successful trap in which Patwari Halqa Sagam, Kokernag was caught red handed while demanding and accepting Rs 3000/- as bribe from the complainant in presence of an independent witness.
2015 Kashmir Despatch