GUWAHATI: In a joint Operation against Corrupt practices by a few black sheep within the police department, the Dhubri Police and vigilance and anti-corruption cell in a joint operation arrested the officer-in-charge (OC) and assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of Gauripur Police Station in Dhubri district on Wednesday night.
The two officials identified as OC Satyajit Borthakur and ASI Abu Kalam Azad were caught red handed while taking bribes.
Sources said that an undercover sleuth of the joint team launched an operation and caught the police officers red-handed while taking a bribe of Rs.1 lakh from a complainant.
Dhubri SP Anand Mishra said, “There were reports that OC Gauripur is involved in various illegal activities. So, an operation was launched and the two Police officers were caught red-handed.”