ACB produces chargesheet against Patwari in Trap case

Srinagar: Anti Corruption Bureau presented the chargesheet in case FIR No.07 of 2019 of PS ACB Srinagar in the Court of Special Judge, Anti Corruption, Srinagar.

The instant case was registered on a complaint that Bashir Ahmad Patwari Halqa Nasrullapora Budgam has taken Rs. 8000/- from complainant for issuing Fard-i-intikhab related to 8 marlas of land at Gallwanpora which were purchased by complainant’s sister and that the Patwari was demanding an amount of Rs. 2000/- more for the same. The Complainant further requested that he did not want to pay more money to the Patwari and, therefore, necessary legal action be taken against him.

Accordingly, a trap team was constituted and case FIR No. 07/2019 registered in PS ACB Srinagar. The trap team arrested the accused Patwari while accepting the bribe money of Rs. 2000/-.

The Anti-Corruption Bureau submitted the chargesheet after obtaining sanction from Government. Next date of hearing has been fixed on 20.02.2021 (PTK)