Pathankot (Punjab): Local municipal commissioner has been arrested by Vigilance Bureau sleuths for allegedly taking Rs 2.50 lakh bribe from a person for clearing his house project.

Acting on a complaint of Amish Sharma that municipal commissioner J P Singh has demanded Rs 10 lakh bribe from him to approve construction of his house at Dhangu Road here, Vigilance Bureau officials laid a trap on Thursday and arrested Singh while he was taking the first instalment of Rs 2.50 lakh bribe from the complainant, officials said.


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