April 15, 2021

5 held for fraudulently withdrawing cash from Assam Chief Minister’s Reduction Fund

GUWAHATI: 5 individuals had been arrested from Uttar Pradesh for fraudulently withdrawing cash from Assam Chief Minister’s Reduction Fund.

Accordingly, on receipt of instruction, on August 12, Rosie Kalita, Superintendent of Police, Chief Minister’s Particular Vigilance Cell, Assam filed an FIR within the Vigilance Police Station. Throughout investigation, it was discovered that some quantities was fraudulently withdrawn by cheques within the states of Haryana and Uttar Pradesh by forging the cheques and signatures of Chief Minister of Assam.

Police in a press release acknowledged, “On 27th of August, a workforce of seven officers of Chief Minister’s Particular Vigilance Cell went and raided some distant areas of Gorakhpur and Basti districts of Uttar Pradesh and apprehended 5 accused individuals. Throughout interrogation they admitted to have dedicated the offence and in addition stated that that they had dedicated the identical from different states”

Police added that they’re forwarded to the Particular Courtroom and introduced on remand for 10 days. It was utterly a covert operation in order that the culprits don’t get alerted. Chief Minister, Sarbananda Sonowal himself monitored the case each day and gave the SP, Particular Vigilance Cell deadline of 15 days to crack the case, and the workforce may apprehend the culprits inside the timeframe. It was an enormous operation carried out with the assist of Chief Minister’s Workplace Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister’s Workplace, Assam, UP police.

Police stated that the federal government cash fraudulently withdrawn was refunded by the State Financial institution of India as there have been faults on their half. “This can be a wakeup name for all of the State Governments of India to safe the Authorities funds as there are big credit score balances within the accounts and really much less monitoring and auditing of the funds, and that is taken as a bonus by the criminals who had been concerned in fraudulent withdrawal of cash from authorities funds throughout the nation”.