Mohali: A case FIR number: 65 dated 24.05.2022 u/s 7, 8 P.C Act , PS Phase 08, SAS Nagar has been registered against Sh. Vijay Singla (Ex. Health Minister, Punjab) and Sh. Pardeep Kumar (OSD to Ex. Health Minister, Punjab).
Complainant alleged that these accused demanded bribe as commission for allotment of funds in government tenders. Initially, they demanded 2% commission against the total amount of 58 Crore but the complainant refused to give bribe. Subsequently, they demanded 1% of commission as bribe for tenders. The complainant offered five lakhs as bribe to escape harassment at the hands of the accused. Both accused have been arrested. The case is under investigation. The accused shall be presented before the court and police remand shall be prayed for to investigate the case further.