Assam Police Issues Toll Free Numbers to Report Bribe Cases

Assam Police Points Toll Free Numbers to Report Bribe Instances

This was introduced by Particular Director Basic of Police (DGP) Legislation and Order, GP Singh on Friday. Residents have been requested to report bribery circumstances on the helpline numbers: 0361-2462295 and 1800-3453767.

Taking to twitter, Singh wrote, “Please give particular data of demand made by a authorities worker earlier than giving cash. This could permit us to put lure and catch them red-handed.”

This comes after the Vigilance and Anti-Corruption cell arrested two state authorities officers whereas taking bribe in Morigaon and Dibrugarh districts.

As per reviews, in one of many incidents, the anti-corruption wing together with Morigaon police laid a lure and arrested red-handed Barsha Bora Bordoloi, district excise superintendent of Morigaon whereas accepting bribe cash.

The mentioned accused was arrested whereas demanding Rs 1 lakh from an individual to offer a licence for a wine store within the district. She was arrested whereas accepting the bribe after a criticism was lodged towards her.

Equally, in one other operation by the anti-corruption wing, one Nabajyoti Sarma, dealing assistant workplace of the block elementary schooling officer (BEEO), Khuwang, Dibrugarh was held whereas accepting bribe cash.