Wanted UP SP MLA booked for travelling on forged Aadhaar

Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh) : The absconding Samajwadi Party MLA Irfan Solanki has been booked for boarding a New Delhi to Mumbai flight on a forged Aadhaar card on November 11.

The MLA and his brother Rizwan were already wanted by the Kanpur police for allegedly setting a woman’s house on fire to grab her 365 square yard plot in Jajmau’s Defence Colony.

Anand Prakash Tiwari, joint commissioner of police (law and order) said that a senior woman SP leader Noori Shauqat and three others, who allegedly helped Solanki obtain the Aadhaar card, have been arrested.

The three others were Ashraf Ali, Anwar Mansoori and Akhtar Mansoori.

Two more people named Ishrat Ali and Ammar Ilahi were yet to be arrested, said Tiwari.

The MLA flew from Delhi to Mumbai using this forged identity card to evade arrest. The Aadhaar card carried his photograph but had his name mentioned as Ashraf Ali, the officer said.

Tiwari said the fresh FIR was lodged with the Gwaltoli police.

“The police have seized the computer and other gadgets that were used to forge the Aadhaar,” he said, adding the police charged Solanki and six others under sections 212, 419, 420, 467, 468, 471 and 120-B of the IPC.

Several police teams were conducting raids in several cities for the arrest of the MLA. While on his trail, the police team found that Solanki had gone to Mumbai from New Delhi.

The police obtained CCTV footage of airport terminals in the two cities that confirmed Solanki’s entry and exit after the said flight landed, said the JCP.

The footage also purportedly showed that some people had come to the airport to receive the MLA. “All these people knew that Solanki was wanted in a criminal offence and that he was travelling on forged documents. They have also been made an accused,” he added.

The FIR came ahead of the hearing on Solanki’s anticipatory bail plea in a district court.

His lawyer, Naresh Chandra Tripathi, alleged that the MLA was being framed.

–IANS

 

 

Soldier among 4 arrested in duping case in UP

Four persons, including an former Indian army man, have been arrested for allegedly duping job seekers with the promise of getting them recruited in the armed forces, the Uttar Pradesh...

Delhi hit-and-drag case: Victim was drunk at the time of incident, sources

New Delhi : Delhi Police have received the 'viscera examination report' of 20-year-old Anjali, who met a painful end after being dragged by a car for several kms on the...

J&K: Teacher turns terrorist arrested, perfume IED recovered

A school teacher in Jammu and Kashmir allegedly became a hardcore terrorist and carried out several bomb blasts in the erstwhile state, said Director General of Jammu and Kashmir Police...

Lucknow court signs release order, Kerala journalist to walk out of jail soon

A month after the Allahabad High Court granted bail to Kerala Journalist Siddique Kappan, a sessions court in Lucknow on Wednesday signed orders to release him on bail, Live Law...

Two apprehended for killing Class 12 student in Delhi’s Kalkaji

New Delhi:  Delhi Police have apprehended two accused, including a juvenile, for allegedly stabbing a Class 12 student to death in Southeast Delhi's Kalkaji area. According to a senior police...

Asaram Bapu sentenced to life imprisonment for raping disciple

Asaram’s disciple filed a case in 2013 accusing him of repeatedly raping her between 2001 and 2006 at his ashram in Ahmedabad The self-proclaimed religious man is already serving a...

Gandhinagar court convicts godman Asaram Bapu for raping woman disciple 

A court in Gandhinagar on Monday convicted self-styled godman Asaram Bapu in a woman disciple rape case registered against him in 2013. Sessions court judge DK Soni reserved its order...

UP anti-terror court hands death penalty to convict in Gorakhnath temple attack

Abbasi attacked the security personnel deployed at the premises with a sickle on April 3 last year. Two Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) constables were injured in the incident. He was...

Odisha health minister shot in the chest by cop

Odisha health and family welfare minister and senior Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leader Naba Das on Sunday sustained serious injuries after an assistant sub inspector (ASI) fired at him from...

Gujarat junior clerk paper leak: ATS takes 15 suspects in custody

Gandhinagar:  After the Gujarat Panchayat Service Selection Board's (GPSSB) Junior clerk competitive written exams were cancelled on Sunday following the paper leak, the ATS rounded up 15 suspects. A total...

Batla House convict Shehzad Ahmed dies in AIIMS during treatment

Batla House convict Shehzad Ahmed, died on Saturday at New Delhi’s AIIMS hospital during pancreatitis treatment. Officials said, “The convict was admitted to GTB hospital on December 8, 2022, for...

Passenger tweets ‘flight hijacked’, arrested at IGI

New Delhi A passenger on a Dubai-Jaipur flight, which was diverted to Delhi's IGI Airport due to bad weather, was taken off and arrested after he tweeted "flight hijacked", a...

Read Previous

6 killed, 15 injured in bus-truck collision in UP district

Read Next

India records progress in maternal deaths, lowest in Kerala, highest in MP & UP; 8 states meet SDGs

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

WP2Social Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com