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Police naik trapped in bribery case

Posted on Jan 31, 10:47AM | UNI

Nashik, Jan 30 : A police naik was arrested by Anti-Corruption Bureau while accepting a bribe of Rs 65 lakh from complainant at Chalisgaon in Jalgaon district.

Police naik, Bipin Tiwari, attached to Chalisgaon police station,had demanded a bribe of Rs one crore from complainant for not filing a case of cheating against his company. The complainant had brought the amount down to Rs 65 lakh after bargaining, the sources in ACB said.

Reluctant to pay the bribe, the complainant approached ACB here and lodged a complaint against police naik. Acting on the complaint,a team of ACB laid a trap at Juna Jakat Naka in Chalisgaon last night and caught Tiwari red handed while accepting bribe of Rs 65 lakh from the complainant, sources added.