Voice samples of four including IPS officer Ajay Pal were taken, Vigilance is investigating allegations of corruption
Voice samples of IPS officer Dr. Ajay Pal Sharma and three private persons, who are facing serious allegations of corruption, have been taken. In the Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) located in Lucknow, besides IPS officer Ajay Pal, voice samples of alleged media persons Chandan Rai, Swapnil Rai and Atul Kumar Shukla were also taken. FSL will submit its report to Vigilance Establishment (Vigilance) in about 20 days, according to which further action will be taken. After receiving the report, the Vigilance can also interrogate the accused again.
The Special Judge of the Prevention of Corruption Act Court in Meerut had recently allowed Vigilance to take voice samples of the accused. It is noteworthy that the then SSP of Gautam Budh Nagar, Vaibhav Krishna, had sent a confidential letter to the government regarding serious allegations of corruption against five IPS officers. The government had conducted an investigation in the matter, in which IPS officers Ajay Pal Sharma and Himanshu Kumar were found guilty. On the orders of the government, Vigilance started investigation by registering separate FIRs against both the IPS officers and other accused. For the investigation of an audio, voice samples of four accused including Ajay Pal have been taken. Apart from Ajay Pal, the other three accused are accused of abetting a government official for corruption. Presently Dr.Ajay Pal Sharma is posted as SP in 112 UP Headquarters. The report of the voice sample taken from the accused is likely to come soon. according to the sources,