Crime Branch books daily rated worker of Forest Division Kishtwar for arranging his job fraudulently



JAMMU: The Crime Branch Jammu registered an FIR against Shamsher Singh, son of Charan Dass, resident of Tata Pani Paddar, District Kishtwar and others under the relevant sections of law for his involvement in managing Govt. job as a daily rated worker in Forest Division Kishtwar by way of production of fake School leaving cum date of birth Certificate.
The case owes its origin to a written communication received in Crime Branch Jammu from the Chief Conservator of Forests, Jammu along with the allied documents of Conservator of Forests Chenab Circle Doda regarding a complaint filed by the complainant – Bodh Raj S/o Lt. Sh. Sham Lal R/o Tatapani, Paddar District Kishtwar wherein it is alleged that the suspect had managed his School Leaving Certificates from two different Schools Viz. Govt. Girls Primary School Tata Pani and Govt. High School Paddar, depicting two different dates of birth of the suspect as 06-08-1955 and 12-08-1960 respectively. The suspect fraudulently managed his engagement as daily wager in Forest Division Kishtwar which amounts to crime of cheating with the department. The matter was also got enquired into through a committee constituted by Divisional Forest Officer Kishtwar which substantiated the allegations levelled against the suspect.
The accused in connivance with others has intentionally and deliberately prepared fake and forged School Leaving Certificates for taking illegal benefit, thereby causing wrongful loss to Govt. Exchequer and wrongful gain to himself. The omissions and commissions on the part of the suspect Shamsher Singh S/o Charan Dass and others prima facie constitute offences punishable u/s 420, 465, 467, 468, 471, 120-B RPC. Accordingly, a formal case is registered in P/S Crime Branch, for in-depth investigation.