Srinagar: Srinagar police has arrested a fraudster and recovered fake government documents including I-Cards of security agencies and fake licenses.
Acting on a specific information, a police party of Police Station Nigeen laid a surprise naka in its jurisdiction and arrested one person namely Ghulam Jeelani resident of Shaheedgunj. On his checking few fake driving licenses were recovered. The accused was arrested and investigation was set into motion.
On questioning, the accused revealed that he is running a shop near civil secretariat. The shop was raided and various fake licenses, fake vehicle insurance, fake shop licenses, forged security forces I cards, mobile phones, computers and other incriminating material was recovered and seized from the spot.
On further questioning, it was revealed that he is running this racket of fake government documents from last 2/3 years. He used to provide fake driving license at a cost of Rs. 1500/- and used to similarly charge for other forged documents as well. Many fake Identity Cards of various security forces like CRPF, JKP, Army were also recovered from his possession.
A case FIR number 150/2017 under section 420, 467, 471 RPC was registered in Police Station Nigeen and further investigation of the case is going on. (CNS)