The Station House Officer (SHO) of Bhawanigarh area here has been arrested for allegedly taking a bribe for registering a case, police said on Tuesday. SHO Sanjeev Goyal allegedly took Rs.25,000 from a person for registering a case a few months ago.

Head Constable Devinder Singh, also accused of accepting a bribe of Rs.55,000 for registering the same case, is absconding, said SSP Mandeep Singh Sidhu here. – PTI