Man Held for Selling Forged Letterheads

CCB arrested a man on charges of selling forged appointment, experience and relieving letters of reputed companies.

Published: 23rd July 2015 05:01 AM  |   Last Updated: 23rd July 2015 05:01 AM   |  A+A-

BENGALURU: Central Crime Branch (CCB) police on Tuesday arrested a man on charges of selling forged appointment, experience and relieving letters of reputed companies. 

The accused Lakshmi Krishna alias Sathyanarayana (37), hailing from Guntur in Andhra Pradesh, is a resident of Munnekolala near Marathalli. Krishna has been working at Ecological Global Software Technologies at BTM 2nd Stage since six months.  He had forged letterheads of Robustek Solutions Pvt Ltd and Icognue Technologies and sold them for Rs 20,000 each.

In past, Krishna had sold such forged letters for various job designations like software trainee, associate analyst-trainee, software engineer and associate software engineer. He also provided salary slips and appraisal

letters. Krishna used to carry out his operation from Maruti Cyber Centre near Ittina Abha apartment at Lakshmi Layout in HAL police limits. Several complaints of cheating were registered in HAL and BTM Layout police stations. 

Cases have been registered under IPC 467 (forgery of valuable security, will, etc), 468 (forgery for purpose of cheating), 471 (using as genuine a forged document or electronic record), 473 (making or possessing counterfeit seal, etc) and 420 (cheating and dishonestly inducing delivery of property).


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