CB registers FIR against ASI for tampering with DoB
Crime Branch (CB) Jammu has registered FIR against ASI Maqbool Ahmed Sheikh resident of Sarkoot Kishtwar for allegedly tampering his service record by changing his date of Birth (DoB) from 22-09-1952 to 1958 and consequently availing the benefits of extended age of retirement through fraudulent means.
He caused loss to the state exchequer that prima facie constitutes offences punishable under law.
An official spokesman said that a complaint in this regard was received wherein it has been alleged that one Maqbool Ahmed Sheikh working as Assistant Sub-Inspector in J&K Police with a criminal and dishonest intention tampered his service record by changing his Date of Birth from 22-09-1952 to 1958.
He said, on verification, the allegations were found correct, resulting in the registration of the instant FIR u/s 420, 467, 468, 471 RPC and investigation of the case has been taken up.