A Malsian-based woman alleged that the police had not been registering a case of sexual harassment. The woman threatened to commit suicide outside the office of senior police officers, if a rape case was not registered within a week. She also alleged that a Nakodar resident, on the pretext of marrying her, had sexually abused her for two years.
ASI arrested for ‘accepting bribe’
Jalandhar: An ASI was arrested by the Vigilance Bureau (VB) for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 10,000 in a power theft case on Wednesday. Davinder Singh, resident of Ravidas Chowk, told VB officials that he was found stealing power, a few months ago, and a case was registered against him. The case was being investigated by the accused ASI, Harmanjit Singh, who allegedly asked for a bribe.
Gang of vehicle-lifters
busted in Karnal
Chandigarh: The Haryana Police on Wednesday busted a gang of vehicle lifters from Karnal and recovered 16 motorcycles from their possession. The police had brought two accused — Dinesh and Vinod Kumar — on production warrants from Kurukshetra to Karnal. During interrogation, they said they had stolen motorcycles in Karnal.