One held for forgery

Published: 13th March 2013 11:08 AM  |   Last Updated: 13th March 2013 11:08 AM   |  A+A-

A man was arrested for allegedly forging land documents to dupe a builder of Rs  30 lakh on Tuesday. The accused was identified as 40-year-old Akshay Kumar Mallick, a resident of Biridi in Jagatsinghpur district.

Mallick has been accused of forging documents of a piece of land in Patrapada and trying to pass it as his own. When he failed to return the money, the builder, Debakant Patnaik registered a case with Badagada police in December, last year.

Police found Mallick after tracking him for over  two months. He was forwarded to court on Tuesday.

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