Multan: A union council secretary was caught red handed taking bribe in a dramatic action launched by Assistant Commission City and Administrator Shah Rukan-e-Alam Town here on Saturday.

AC City Muhammad Farooq Dogar caught the secretary Sajjad Haidar along with bribe money worth Rs3,000 and suspended him on the spot besides sending his case to the Anti-Corruption department. Sources said that the AC City received a number of complaints against the Secretary Union Council 6 and all complainants claimed that he demanded bribe for everything. The AC City changed his get up and went to the office of UC-6, pretending to be an applicant for birth certificate. The Secretary UC-6 allegedly demanded Rs3,000 for issuing the certificate on which the AC City disclosed his identity and suspended Sajjad Haider.–Staff Reporter