J&K: Cop suspended as bribe video goes viral
Police on Monday suspended a Head Constable, barely an hour after his video clip went viral for getting bribe from a vehicle driver.
Official sources said that a video clip of the cop seen receiving bribe went viral on social media including facebook and whatsapp today.
Senior superintendent of police (ssp) srinagar district imtiaz ismail parray instructed news agency gns that in the video clip policeman, who was at naka at nageen, is seen receiving bribe from proprietor of a vehicle.
Soon after the video went viral, he stated, police took instantaneous movement through suspending him. The constable has been identified as abdul majeed.
“veracity of the clip is being ascertained, prima facia looking the cop taking bribe”, ssp said.
The ssp, meanwhile, appealed the general public if everybody see cop indulging in corruption exercise, he can come ahead and motion will be initiated as in step with law.
“people have to come forward in order to eliminate the corruption in our society and report earlier than the senior officers if they observed any policeman receiving corruption,” ssp said, including that finally movement may be taken towards this risk. (gns)