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Suspended IPS officer held after six months on the run

SUSPENDED IPS officer G P Singh, who was absconding for nearly six months after being booked on costs of disproportionate property and sedition, was on Tuesday taken into custody by the state Financial Offence Wing.
A 1994-batch officer, Singh was earlier Further Director Basic of the Anti Corruption Bureau and likewise served as Inspector Basic, Raipur. He was posted as head of the police coaching academy earlier than being suspended on July 5.
After his attraction for a keep on investigation and arrest warrants towards him earlier than the Excessive Courtroom and later Supreme Courtroom have been rejected, the suspended officer went into hiding in Gurgaon, police sources stated.
A staff of officers tenting in Delhi managed to trace him down on Tuesday.
In response to an announcement by the state Financial Offence Wing (EOW), Singh is being delivered to Raipur and shall be offered earlier than the court docket on Wednesday.
In July, the Anti Corruption Bureau had carried out searches at 15 places linked to Singh throughout which irregularities have been unearthed.
The suspended officer is alleged to have carried out a number of benami transactions and bought disproportionate property throughout 15 places in Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh.

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