Three police personnel were suspended for collecting money from vehicles along the Imphal-Moreh Road following a complaint made to the Anti Corruption Cell.
The three police personnel were Md farijuddin (head contable), SK Bosko lamkang (constable) and Md Rafiuddin (constable) posted at Moreh Police station, said a press statement released today by the Ancti Corruption Cell.
The press release stated that a complaint was made on June 27 by an individual on the Whatsapp of the ACC. It alleged that police personnel posted at Moreh were collecting money from drivers of vehicles plying along the Imphal-Moreh road. The individual complained with a video footage of police personnel casually collecting money from drivers in a room and making entry on a register.
The complaint was endorsed to Tengnoupal Police for investigation. Based on the inquiry report of Dr. S. Ibomcha, superintendant of police, Tengnoupal Police three seperate notice were issued suspending the three police personnel, yesterday.