Law enforcement explained they had recovered 54 bogus Aadhaar cards, 51 fake driving licences, 14 cast marksheets of high school, 12 of intermediate and two of ITI classes, among other paperwork, from the cyber café that they searched on Friday.
DCP (central Noida) Harish Chander said the prime accused, Saadab Alam (in his thirties), had been working the cyber café together with Sahil (26) for the previous one and 50 percent yr. “Under its garb, they experienced been forging files this sort of as Aadhaar playing cards, driving licences, higher school and intermediate marksheets and even registration certificates of the transportation department,” he extra.
Anita Chauhan, the SHO of Bisrakh, mentioned that after receiving a suggestion-off, the law enforcement despatched a decoy shopper, who was promised a cast RC for Rs 7,000. She reported that the accused would use a scanner to make copies of authentic documents and then make adjustments to them with application.
As the law enforcement held a information conference, a female lawyer representing the cyber café owner in court docket entered the premises and accused the cops of framing her shopper.
Aarti Gupta, the attorney for Saadab, claimed that the accused experienced only been making “corrections” to the genuine marksheets. Gupta alleged that when Adil, the brother-in-legislation of Saadab, went to the Bisrakh law enforcement station, a constable allegedly demanded Rs 800 to permit him to satisfy the café owner.
Rajeev Rajput, who works at a jan suvidha kendra wherever Aadhaar playing cards are developed, claimed documents like Aadhaar and PAN playing cards could be reprinted with corrections but not transport-similar papers.
“To get a correction carried out in a transportation-similar document like an RC or a driving licence, a person has to take a look at the transportation division and get the information altered. Even so, if the mobile phone amount is linked with the Aadhaar card, its specifics can be corrected on-line. Specifics on PAN playing cards can be corrected also,” he extra.
Saadab and Sahil have been booked less than IPC sections 420 (cheating), 467 (forgery of a important stability, will or authority to make or transfer any important security), 468 (forgery for reason of dishonest) and 471 (making use of as genuine a forged 1[document or electronic record]).
Lawyer Gupta said that she would apply for bail for her customer in the Surajpur court on Monday. “The law enforcement desired their custody but the court did not grant it. We will appeal for his bail on Monday,” she added.