Srinagar: The vigilance Organisation Kashmir (VOK) Monday caught red handed one Bilal Ahmad Bhat while demanding and accepting a bribe amount of Rs. 3,000/- from the complainant Asif Bashir Sheikh. The complainant Contractor R&B Division City Roads Srinagar today lodged a written complaint with Police Station VOK, stating therein that Clerk (Data Entry Operator) Sadder Treasury M. A. Road Srinagar namely Bilal Ahmad Bhat is demanding a bribe amount of Rs. 3000/- in order to release an amount of Rs 2,84000/- against invoice and cheque issued by the R&B Division City Roads Srinagar for execution of works in Govt. Degree Coollege for Women Nawakadal Srinagar. Since the complainant is against paying the bribe who accordingly approached VOK with an amount of Rs. 3000/- for necessary action.
On receipt of the complaint, Case FIR No. 34/2015 U/S 5(2) P.C.Act.Svt.2006 r/w 161 RPC P/S VOK was registered and investigation taken up. The Trap Team headed by Dy. SP Mushtaq Ahmad under the supervision of SSP Vigilance M. S. Punoo laid a successful trap in which Bilal Ahmad Bhat Clerk in Sadder Treasury Srinagar was caught red handed while demanding and accepting bribe amount of Rs. 3000/- from the complainant. Accused was arrested on spot and was put behind bars for Police custody. The entire proceedings were conducted in presence of an independent witness.
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