A police officer said that notices have been sent to Annapurna Maa and Jitendra Narayan Tyagi to appear for questioning and another notice will be sent to the third accused in the FIR.
The accused have produced false data claiming to have conducted Covid tests on 1,24,031 devotees and produced bills demanding payment of more than Rs 4 crore.
The memo in question was issued on June 14, 2021 by the Circle Officer of Pauri Garhwal on behalf of the DIG office and went viral.
The sub-inspector, Neerak Kathait, was on Thursday transferred to Kalsi, around 40 km from Dehradun, Mussoorie Circle Officer Narendra Pant said.
The cheque was handed over by DGP Ashok Kumar to Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat at the Secretariat.