PESHAWAR, 3 October: Inspector General Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police on Tuesday suspended a police official for taking bribe after his video gone viral on social media.

A police official was shown in the video threatening two motorcyclists to pay Rs400 bribe if they want to go or else they would be jailed.

The persons were begging to let them go as they had no money to palm his grease after which the constable asked his colleague to come and take them to police station.

Later the official reduced his demand to Rs200 failing which the motorcyclists were taken to the police station and were locked up.

Police spokesperson said that the IG had order an inquiry after identifying the cop named as Imran who was locked up in a quarter guard. Capital City Police Officer also ordered investigation against him.