THREE YEARS RIGOROUS IMPRISONMENT TO THEN OFFICIAL OF MINISTRY OF URBAN DEVELOPMENT FOR SECURING EMPLOYMENT ON FORGED CASTE CERTIFICATE

Press Release
New Delhi , 01.03.2013

            The ACMM, Karkardooma Courts, Delhi has convicted Shri Chander Dev Prasad Mahto, then LDC, Directorate of Estate, Ministry of Urban Development, New Delhi in a forgery case and sentenced him to undergo three years Rigorous Imprisonment with fine of Rs.20,000/-

 

            A case was registered on 15.06.2005 U/s 120-B, 420, 465, 467, 468, 471 and 472 IPC against Shri Chander Dev Prasad Mahto, LDC in Directorate of Estate, Ministry of Urban Development, New Delhi ( a resident of Village Nagauli, Distt. Siwan, Bihar) on the allegation that he had obtained employment in 1983 on the basis of forged Scheduled Tribe Certificate.

 

            CBI filed a chargesheet against the official on 13.03.2006 in the Court of ACMM, Karkardooma Courts, Delhi. After trial, the accused was found guilty of cheating and forgery by the Court.

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