Fake job racket busted, three arrested in Ganderbal


SRINAGAR: Police claimed that have busted a fake job racket and arrested three persons who duped people in the name of providing government jobs against heavy cash payments in Ganderbal.

Police said that on December 30, Police Station Safapora received a complaint from two girls (Name withheld) that two persons namely Reyaz Ahmad Bhat resident of Shopain and Aamir Ahmad resident of Safapora Ganderbal, have cheated tbem by providing fake certificates and has promised them Govt job, Police said that appointment letters were provided in different Government Offices by these three persons, which later proved fake.

“Upon receiving the complaint Police Station safapora registered an FIR 42/2017 U/S 420, 468, 471 and started the investigation. Fake appointment letters with government Departmental orders with GP fund pass book were seized”, police added.

The statement issued reads, “During investigation it was revealed that Aamir Ahmad resident of Safapora Ganderbal along with reyaz Ahmad Bhat resident of Shopain,Rouf Ahmad Mir resident of Budgam and Aashiq Ahmad Jugoo resident of Srinagar had formed a gang and were cheating People by providing fake jobs orders.These have duped dozens of other unemployed youth. Accordingly, three arrested and hunt fir fourth accused is on.These persons worked as motivators who would entice gullible unemployed youth for governments jobs against huge sum of rupees”.

Adding that after receiving money, the candidates after paying money would receive appointment letters of different departments like Forest etc. Investigation of the case in still on and more arrests are expected, police said.