Staff Reporter

NEW DELHI: A Kanpur Police sub-inspector has been arrested by the Anti-Corruption Branch of the Delhi Government for allegedly demanding and accepting a bribe from a cable operator to hush up a case against him lodged by his business rival in Kanpur.

Santosh Jaiswal, who is a cable operator and lives here in Rohini, lodged a complaint with the ACB alleging that Sub-Inspector Jasvir of the Nazeerabad police station in Kanpur was demanding Rs.2 lakh to favour him in a murder attempt registered against him there. The complaint in that case was lodged by a resident of Shakurpur here, who according to the ACB is a business rival of Mr. Jaiswal.