Signature Faked to Dupe City Hospital

Published: 26th March 2016 05:01 AM  |   Last Updated: 26th March 2016 05:01 AM   |  A+A-

CHENNAI: An employee of a city-based hospital forged the signatures of hospital authorities and siphoned off money from the bank and invested a part of the amount in movable and immovable properties worth `70 lakh, according to the Enforcement Directorate.

ED Joint director K S V V Prasad said this was revealed during probe on a complaint of suspected money laundering. The hospital employee Kamalakannan was arrested by Central Crime Branch in a cheating case. “We have attached the immovable and movable properties worth `70 lakh,” he said.

These properties were attached provisionally under the provisions of Prevention of Money Laundering Act.

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