Jammu, April 21: On the basis of a complaint lodged by Nisar Ahmed of Thalroo Pranoo area of District Doda a case was registered at police station Vigilance Organization Jammu against Ominder Kharoo, Manager and Reyaz Ahmed (Messenger) Ellaquie Dehati Bank Pranoo District Doda.
The complainant in his complaint has alleged that the said bank Manager and other official of Ellaquie Dehati Bank have projected a demand of Rs.10000 as illegal gratification from him for sanctioning of KCC loan in his favour. The complainant has already given Rs.8000 bribe money as an advance to the said accused persons and the remaining amount of Rs.2000 was further demanded from him for the said purpose. He being a poor expressed his inability for paying further amount of Rs.2000 to them, but under compelling circumstances he was forced by the said bank officials for paying them the amount of Rs.2000 as illegal gratification for sanctioning the KCC loan in his favour.
Accordingly on the basis of the said complaint/registration of the said case a successful trap was laid by the vigilance sleuths under the command of Kartar Singh Dy.SP against the said bank officials and they were caught red handed while demanding and accepting Rs.2000 as illegal gratification from the complainant. After completing all necessary formalities the said bank officials have been arrested for further legal action. Investigation of the case is going on. (CNS)