Bandipora: Bandipora police busted a fake job racket in Sumbal and arrested 3 persons. Based on a specific information regarding innocent youths being misguided and duped by a group of people on the pretext of providing jobs in various government departments, FIR No. 23/2021 U/S 120B, 420 IPC was registered in police station Sumbal and investigation taken up.
Taking cognizance of the case a Special Investigation Team (SIT) was constituted on the directions of SSP Bandipora Sh Rahul Malik-IPS comprising of DYSP PC Hajin, DO PP Ajas and investigating officer of PS Hajin and PP Ajas.
The team immediately swung in to action and arrested three accused persons namely Irfan Ahmad Wani son of Mohd Ashraf Wani resident of SK Bala.
Manzoor Ah pandit son of Gh Mohiuddin pandit resident of SK Bala. Bilal Ah Dar son of Gh Nabi Dar resident of Asham Preliminary inquiry revealed that the gang was involved in luring innocent youths to pay money in lieu of providing them jobs in different goverment departments.
Original sets of testimonials and some admit cards of candidates, whom the group was trying to dupe have been recovered. Further investigation of the case is going on. (KNT)