HP: Man arrested from Shimla in medical purchase scam case
Himachal Pradesh State Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau arrested Prithvi Singh, an accused in a case related to an audio clip linked with alleged medical purchase scam.
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh State Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau on Saturday night arrested Prithvi Singh, an accused in a case related to an audio clip linked with alleged medical purchase scam.
Himachal Pradesh State Vigilance&Anti Corruption Bureau has arrested an accused,Prithvi Singh in connection with an alleged medical purchase scam on basis of an audio clip.Earlier,suspended Director of Health Services was arrested in connection with case&was later granted bail.— ANI (@ANI) June 7, 2020
Singh was arrested from Shimla based on a personal search memo, according to Anurag Garg, Additional Director General (ADG), Himachal Pradesh's' Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau.
A case has already been registered on May 20 by the ACB under Section 7 and 8 of the Prevention of Corruption Act.
Earlier, the ACB had arrested an accused, suspended Director of Health Services, Ajay Kumar Gupta, in the medical purchase scam. He is out on bail now.
Another person has also been arrested in connection with the case and will be produced before the court today. (ANI)