Islamabad-Senior Superintendent of Police Islamabad, Sajid Kiani yesterday terminated a constable for taking bribe from a truck driver, a police spokesman said.

He said that Constable Muhammad Safdar serving at Sabzi Mandi police station faced allegations of taking bribe from a truck driver. On inquiry, he was found guilty and SSP Sajid Kiani ordered to immediately terminate him. He has been arrested by Sabzi Mandi police after registration of a case against him.

The SSP has said that corruption in Islamabad police is intolerable and no relaxation would be given to those involved in such practices and bringing bad name to department. He said that Islamabad police are pursuing policy of zero tolerance against corruption as he vowed to root out menace of corruption from the department.

Furthermore, an official of motorway police committed suicide in his office in sector G-13. Shaheen Khan, an LDC, committed suicide with a 30-bore pistol. He was a resident of Pindorian, Ashraf Town, Islamabad.

Separately, a young boy has gone missing from Bhara Kahu area as he was on his way back to hometown Mansehra a week back.

According to the written complaint filed with police, Hameedullah Khan, 18, a resident of Chatar Plain, Rattra Bala, went missing on August 25 when he was making his way back to home. The exact reason behind his disappearance is yet to be ascertained.