Kanpur: A police inspector and a constable were suspended for allegedly accepting a bribe on Friday, police officials said.

One Laxmi Bahadur had approached the Kalyanpur area police on Thursday after a tiff with his neighbour. The policemen allegedly demanded Rs 16,000 and a mobile phone from him to sort out the issue.

Bahadur then approached the senior police officials who lodged a complaint against the duo. Acting on the complaint, DIG Hariram Sharma suspended the erring policemen.