Block manager booked for Rs1L extortion in Bathinda

Block manager booked for  Rs1L extortion in Bathinda

A case has been registered against a block mission manager for allegedly extorting Rs 1 lakh from an educational training centre in Bathinda. Photo for representation only

Bathinda, August 1

A case has been registered against a block mission manager for allegedly extorting Rs 1 lakh from an educational training centre in Bathinda.

A complaint was lodged with the police by Vijay Kalra, president of Rosy Mary Educational Trust, Bathinda, against Chand Singh, a block mission manager, who recently inspected the trust’s centre here. Kalra alleged on July 23, Chand Singh came to a centre being run by them on the Malout road where he met his son Gagan Kalra, and told him that if he had to run the courses at the centre, he should give him Rs 1 lakh per course. Cantt police station SHO Gurmeet Singh said, “An FIR has been registered under Sections 384 and 506 of the IPC against Chand Singh. We will investigate the allegations.” — TNS

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