Islamabad: A police constable was arrested on the directions of I.G police Islamabad Tariq Mehmood Yaseen after he was accused of taking bribe from a citizen.

Sultan Mehmood, constable in Sabzi Mandi police station, sought Rs20, 000 as bribe from a citizen Usman Mehmood and also threatened him of putting him behind the bars in case the bribe money is not paid.

The I.G Islamabad while promptly taking action on the compliant of Usman Mehmood issued directives for the arrest and registration of a case against the accused.