Barnala: Over the previous couple of years, there was quite a bit of dialogue over numerous types of corruption being carried out by numerous Barnala law enforcement officials. Although, just a few days in the past a brand new kind of corruption case got here to gentle, which is being mentioned not solely in the metropolis of Barnala but in addition at the Punjab degree. According to the revelations in the case, An inspector from Police Station City-1, Barnala took a bribe of Rs. 1.2 lakh from the Mahant of a Dera at village Moom in the name of the Deputy Commissioner that on the birthday of DC’s son birthday, he desires to reward an iPhone on his birthday.
According to the info obtained, in January, a written criticism was lodged by Mahant Rameshwar Das of Dera Muktsar Sahib village Moom with the Deputy Commissioner in which he alleged that Rupinderpal Singh, present SHO Inspector, Police Station City-1, Barnala, assured him to cool down his land dispute case in his favor which is dealing with the Deputy Commissioner Barnala if he would reward an iPhone as a present on the birthday of the Deputy Commissioner’s son. He introduced the iPhone from Patiala for Rs. 1,2000 and handed it over to the inspector, who mentioned that he would robotically ship the cell phone to the Deputy Commissioner. However when he suspected that he had been cheated and demanded a refund from the inspector. The inspector additionally returned Rs 50,000 to the mahant in the presence of former councilor Sukhjit Kaur Sukhi and promised to return the stability in just a few days. But when the cash was not returned, the mahant lodged a written criticism and affidavit with Deputy Commissioner Barnala searching for motion towards the inspector. It is value mentioning right here that a number of circumstances of corruption by police personnel at Barnala have come to gentle in the current previous, many of that are associated to SHOs posted at Police Station City-1.
The mahant approached Sukhjit Kaur Sukhi to get the a refund from the inspector.
When the District President of Congress Women’s Wing Bibi Sukhjit Kaur Sukhi spoke to the former councilor about this, she mentioned that Mahant Rameshwar Das introduced the matter to his discover and approached Inspector Rupinderpal Singh for a refund. She mentioned that the inspector had returned Rs. 50,000 to the mahant in her presence at the moment and promised to pay the remaining quantity inside 15 days.
The Deputy Commissioner has handed over the investigation of the matter to the SDM
Investigation of written criticism lodged by Mahant by Deputy Commissioner Barnala Tej Partap Singh Phoolka has been handed over to SDM Barnala Varjit Walia.
Deputy Commissioner Phoolka mentioned that he had additionally written to SSP Barnala in this regard, on the foundation of which he has dismissed the SHO. However, the report of the inquiry performed by SDM can be forwarded to SSP Barnala and different officers for additional motion.