S.A.S Nagar : Punjab Vigilance Bureau on Wednesday arrested Ex DGP Sumedh Saini in a corruption case and in connection with another FIR, whose contents not been disclosed. sources said Saini come to join investigation in a case in which he had got interim anticipatory bail and was to join investigation under orders of the Punjab and Haryana High Court by August 18, 2021.
The authority said later during questioning it was decided to arrest him. “The lawful interaction ensuing to his arrest is on. The details may be shared tomorrow,” he said.
Saini had moved the high court on Tuesday apprehending the arrest. His appeal, seeking directions to the investigating officer not to arrest him for “some other additional offences” in the corruption case against him, was today dismissed as withdrawn by the HC.