The Delhi Police has registered an FIR in opposition to two Intelligence Bureau (IB) officers who allegedly cheated a person on the pretext of offering him a job within the Ministry of Residence Affairs.
Police mentioned the complainant, Pardeep Kumar, alleged that the officers, Pramod Kumar and Mahinder Gusain, cheated him of Rs 17 lakh. Pardeep lives in UP’s Gautam Budh Nagar and works at his father’s retailer. Police mentioned they’re investigating the matter.
Within the FIR registered on September 14 at North Avenue police station below sections of dishonest, forgery and prison conspiracy, Pardeep alleged that Pramod “lured” him with a job within the ministry for which he needed to pay the cash in 2014.
“He (Pramod) claimed that some vacancies had been notified by the postal division of the Residence Ministry for which I used to be eligible, being a postgraduate. He informed me it might require Rs 17 lakh, partially as a form of payment in the direction of coaching and partially to be paid to a senior official within the Residence Ministry for processing my software. Pondering there was nothing mistaken or suspicious, I went forward with it,” the FIR learn.
After he made the cost, the complainant acquired a number of appointment letters and different kinds from the Residence Ministry. Nevertheless, he later discovered that the job didn’t exist and contacted Pramod to return the cash, it’s alleged.
The accused allegedly informed Pardeep that he’s an IB officer and can get his work carried out with the assistance of one other officer, Gusain, who’s posted as a safety assistant with the MHA.
Pardeep claimed he later discovered that Pramod cheated different individuals as effectively. “Once I requested him for my cash, he refused and threatened to make use of his affect within the IB and get me implicated in a false case,” reads the FIR.
Police sources mentioned the 2 accused are safety personnel at IB. Pardeep additionally alleged that the duo solid medical reviews and appointment letters to indicate him that he bought a job as a dak rider in IB. It was solely in 2020, when the complainant and his lawyer filed an RTI, that they got here to know that every one paperwork had been solid and there’s no such put up.
The complainant and Pramod hail from the identical village.