ISLAMABAD - In a bid to discourage the act of bribery and misuse of authority in the police department, two Assistant Sub-Inspectors were suspended in the Rural Zone of Islamabad police, sources informed TheNaton. Sources said that ASI Aurganzeb of Sihalla Police Station received Rs 100,000 bribe from the accused party for not arresting the persons mentioned in the First Information Report (FIR). In connivance with police, Mohammad Hanif got registered a case against Pervaiz for quarrel between the parties. M Hanif, using his influence on the police, nominated innocent relatives of Pervaiz in the case. ASI Aurangzeb demanded Rs 200,000 from the accused party for not incorporating the names of relatives given by the complainant but he finally agreed to receive Rs 100,000 as bribe. Meanwhile, the brother of accused Pervaiz reached SSP Rural Zone Office and registered compliant against the wrongdoings of ASI Aurangzeb. Preliminary investigations revealed that the ASI involved in taking bribe from the accused party, sources added SSP Rural Umer Hayat Malik has suspended the said ASI and appointed DSP Babar Mumtaz as Investigation Officer (IO) asking for submission of report in three days. Moreover, sources said that, Assitant Sub-Inspector (ASI) Imran of Shahzad Town Police detained Ishtiaq a senior member of vigilance committee Ali Pur Frash, illegally at PS Shahzad Town. Ishtiaq had mediated between two aggrieved parties as per mandate given to vigilance committee by Islamabad police. ASI Imran became aggressive that without his involvement no mediation could take place. He released the parties in disputes, however detained Ishtiaq in lockup illegally for one day. Victim Ishtiaq approached the SSP Islamabad, Tahir Alam Khan to seek justice for the atrocities made on him. SSP by appointed SP rural as Inquiry Officer in the case and asked to submit report immediately. According to inquiry ASI Imran was found involved in the crime. When The Nation contacted Malik Umer Hayat SP Rural, who confirmed that both the ASIs were suspended after the collection of concrete evidence against them. He said that the DSP Circle Sardar Babar is conducting inquiry of ASI Aurganzeb of Sihallah police. However the inquiry against ASI Imran of Shahzad Town Police have proved his alleged involvement in the detention of respectful citizen and member of vigilance committee. To a question, he said that black sheep in the police department were earning bad name to department. He said following the directives of IGP Islamabad, zero tolerance for the corrupt policemen of his jurisdiction would be ensured. It would be relevant to mention here that earlier an SHO of Koral police was also arrested for his alleged wrongdoings.