Jammu, June 08, 2021: Crime Branch Jammu registered a criminal case against accused Vijay Kumar S/O Inder Parkash R/O Chowki, Tehsil Nowshera, Rajouri, presently posted as Constable in J&K Armed Police (JKAP 7th Bn.) under the relevant sections of law, for his involvement in forging documents related to his date of birth and Academic qualification and later producing them as genuine before the authorities to secure his appointment in J&K Armed Police (IRP- 2nd Battalion) in the year 1997, thereby causing wrongful gain to himself and the corresponding loss to the Public exchequer in the form of his salary.
A written complaint was received in Crime Branch J&K, wherein complainant – Roshan Lal S/O Gullu Ram R/O Chowki, Tehsil Nowshera Rajouri, has alleged that the suspect Vijay Kumar who is presently working as constable in J&K Police and serving in IRP 2nd Bn got appointed in Police department by producing fake school certificate and DOB certificate. whose actual Date of Birth is 21-05-1973 and Qualification 6th pass as per the school record of Govt. High School Langer (Nowshera) etc.
On the receipt of the complaint a Preliminary verification was initiated by Crime Branch Jammu and during the course of enquiry the allegations levelled in the complaint were substantiated as the evidence collected so far is contrary to the certificates / documents submitted by the accused in the Police Department at the time of his appointment wherein his date of birth has been mentioned as 04-02-1978 and his qualification as class 8th pass, on the basis of which he obtained constabulary job in J&K Police (Armed). The accused has used fake documents as a genuine and thus has committed the offences of forgery and cheating, thereby obtaining illegal monetary benefit in the shape of salary and causing wrongful gain to him-self and corresponding loss to the Govt. exchequer. The investigation of the case has been set in motion for indepth probe.