Chandigarh,20.07.18-The above noted case was registered on the complaint of Sh. Rakesh Bhandari, Deputy Secretary, Punjab Raj Bhawan, Chandigarh in which he reported that recruitment was processed by Punjab Raj Bhawan for various post i.e. Peon, Gardener, driver, cleaner, cook etc. The process of recruitment was completed and the list of selected persons was declared. On 30.05.2018, a person approached complainant with a fake joining letter of his relative that he had received this joining letter through post. He was apprised that the letter was not issued by the Punjab Raj Bhawan office. In this regard, above noted case was registered in Police Station Sector 3, Chandigarh and investigation was conducted by SI Mohan Lal.

During the course of investigation, one accused Himanshu Suman S/o Gorkha Parsad R/o H.No. 111, near tower, Nayi Basti, Shivan, Bihar age 26 years, was arrested on 18.07.2018 and he is in police custody till 22.07.2018. The main accused Naveen Singh @ Singh Saab s/o Ashok Singh R/o Village Sasula, PS Major Ganj, Distt. Sitamadi, Bihar age 38 years, has also been arrested on 19.07.2018 from Delhi and today he will be produced in court.

Modus Operandi

The accused persons were approaching the victims through internet. They were alluring people/candidates for providing the jobs. They were using cars to impress the candidates. With the arrest of accused Himanshu Suman a Honda City car DL-9CU-2752 has been recovered on his instances from Noida. The car is owned by Himanshu Suman. They were getting the money from victims by providing fake appointment letters. The accused persons were taking the money from victim in the bank accounts.

The accused Naveen Singh was also arrested earlier in Bihar in case of Cheating. The accused are in police custody and further investigation and interrogation is going on.