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Haryana : Patwari held  on graft charges

Giving this information on Saturday, a spokesperson of the Vigilance
Bureau said that complainant Rajesh of village Hatho in Jind district
had accused Nitin (patwari) of seeking bribe in lieu of disbursing
compensation of agricultural land of his mother.

Statesman News Service | chandigarh |

Haryana State Vigilance Bureau has arrested a
Patwari on graft charges and recovered Rs2000 in cash that he had
accepted as bribe from the complainant in Jind district.

Giving this information on Saturday, a spokesperson of the Vigilance
Bureau said that complainant Rajesh of village Hatho in Jind district
had accused Nitin (patwari) of seeking bribe in lieu of disbursing
compensation of agricultural land of his mother.

The complainant had approached the Vigilance Bureau which laid a trap
and arrested the accused red-handed accepting Rs 2000 in cash.A case
under the Prevention of Corruption Act was registered against the
accused. Further investigation is underway.