Man posing as cop nabbed in Abohar - ECAS Punjab

Man posing as cop nabbed in Abohar

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Abohar, October 24

The Special Operations Cell, Fazilka, and Counter-Intelligence branch of the Abohar police today nabbed a man allegedly impersonating a sub-inspector.

He was identified as Gurmeet Singh of Nureka village, under the jurisdiction of Amirkhas police station in Fazilka subdivision.

A case under Sections 170 (pretending to hold office as public servant), 171 (wearing garb used by public servant), 419 (cheating by personation) and 420 (cheating) of the IPC has been registered at the City-1 police station.

A team led by SI Hardyal Singh, on a tip-off, intercepted a car near the Abohar-Malout bypass. The occupant was wearing the Punjab Police uniform bearing two stars, used by a sub-inspector. The ID produced by him was reportedly found to be fake on verification. SSP Harjit Singh said the accused was being interrogated. — OC

from The Tribune

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