Lokayukta: Goa IGP Sunil Garg summoned on Oct 21


Goa Lokayukta summoned Inspector General of Police Sunil Garg on October 21. The IPS officer has been asked to record his statement in regards to a bribery charge levelled against him by a businessman from Goa.

“Garg has been asked to remain present before Goa Lokayukta on October 21. His statement would be recorded during that time,” a senior official in the anti-corruption ombudsman’s office told PTI today.

Businessman Munnalal Halwai had complained to Lokayukta that the IGP Sunil Garg had demanded a bribe of Rs. 5 lakh from him. The businessman had even submitted an audio recording in which the police officer admits to having taken the bribe.

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