Case Registered,Enquiry Initiated: SHO
Srinagar, Mar 17:(GNS) A local contractor has finally squawked after being made to pay bribe by a village-headand her deputy in Kranshivan of Sangrama block in north-Kashmir’s Baramulladistrict.
The Contractor while talking to Global News Service (GNS)said that the Sarpanch alongside her Panch had demanded a bribe in tune of Rs.60000 on or the other pretexts, while he had started to work on the Blocklevel. “They kept on pressurizing me to pay the amount, to which Ipaid them”, he said adding that “However the duo kept on blackmailing me andeven after the payment, used to deduct a certain percentage from the allocatedamount from the concerned office.”
“They kept on harassing me even and I have a recorded audioclip with me which I have produced before ADC Office Baramulla”, he said.
When contacted ADC Baramulla Yawar Ali told GNS that he hasreceived the complaint in this regard and assured that an action will be takenagainst the persons even as maintaining that a case has been taken already madeinto it at Police Station Tarzoo.
Meanwhile Station House Officera at Tarzoo while confirming the developmenttold GNS that an FIR number 18/2021 under sections 161, 420 stands registered inthis regard even as further investigations already set in pace. (GNS)