PRESS NOTE DATED 10-06-2015

PRESS NOTE

MULTI LAKHS ARMY RECRUITMENT SCAN UNEARTH
BY BILASPUR POLICE

A case FIR No.140/15 U/S 170,417,420,419 IPC has been registered in P.S. Ghumarwin. A complaint was received in S.P. Office Bilaspur produced by Sh. Devi Chand S/O Sh. Gurdass R/O Village Chehad Tehsil Padhar Distt. Mandi alleged therein that a person was demanding money from the parent of an army recruit. It was told by the complainant that one person, claiming to be staff of ARO (Army Recruitment Office), contacted him and assured that if he will pay an amount of Rs 2,50,000/- to him, he will assure constable job in army. Suspected some foul play, he informed the police and also told that the person is demanding money to be delivered in Bilaspur District. Acting on his complaint police laid a trap and when the person arrived to receive the money, was arrested by the Police. Primary investigation indicates involvement of some army personal also. Army authorities have been apprised about the case and further investigation is going on. Few more arrests may be expected soon.