Kashmir police officer arrested for taking bribe

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bribes Srinagar : Jammu and Kashmir’s anti-corruption organization Tuesday arrested a police officer while he was accepting a bribe of Rs.5,000, an official said. “Following a specific complaint, sleuths of the state vigilance organization today arrested assistant sub-inspector (ASI) Abdul Kabir, posted at Khirbhawani police station in Ganderbal district,” a senior officer of the state vigilance organization told . “The police officer was arrested red-handed in presence of a magistrate while he was accepting a bribe of Rs.5,000 from the complainant.” The officer said after his arrest, Kabir has been lodged in the vigilance police station here where an FIR has been registered against him.