FOUR PERSONS SENTENCED IN A FORGERY CASE

Press Release
New Delhi , 18.01.2012

           The Additional Sessions Judge, Tis Hazari Courts, Delhi has convicted four accused persons i.e. Gurdeep Singh; Sanjay Kumar; Manoj Kumar & Ashok Kumar and sentenced them to undergo three years Rigorous Imprisonment with a fine of Rs.5000/- each U/s 468, 471 r/w 120-B, 420/511 r/w 120-B IPC.

 

           The case was registered on 17.02.1999 U/s 120-B, 420, 468 & 471 IPC on the basis of a complaint from the office of Prime Minister, New Delhi relating to a Forged Letter dated 16.10.1998 purported to have been written by the then Prime Minister of India as addressed to the Chief General Manager, Telecommunications, M.P.Circle, Bhopal forwarding an application dated 6.9.1998 of Shri Gurdeep Singh, an Assistant, Department of Telecom for his transfer from Chattarpur (MP) to Sagar Telecom Division, M.P. and expedite the matter immediately for his transfer from Chattarpur to Sagar.

 

           After thorough investigation, a chargesheet was filed on 28.01.2000 in the Court of Chief Metropolitan Magistrate, Tis Hazari Courts, Delhi U/s 120-B, 420, 468 & 471 IPC against accused Gurdeep; Sanjay Kumar; Manoj Kumar & Ashok Kumar.

 

            The Trial Court found all the four accused guilty and convicted them.

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