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Bribery charge: head constable held

MALAPPURAM: The Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Wing, on Friday, caught a policeman on the charge of taking bribe.

M. Prabhakaran, head constable at the District Special Branch in Tirurangadi Police Station limits, was trapped while accepting Rs. 100 from Abdul Majeed, of Kuttoor, near Vengara, for passport verification. The vigilance team nabbed Prabhakaran following a complaint by Mr. Majeed. Mr. Prabhakaran had demanded Rs. 100 from Mr. Majeed for the verification of the passport of his brother Mohammed Shafi.