Published On : Thu, Mar 23rd, 2017

Man withdraws Rs 1.14 lakh from PF accounts of 3 security guards fraudulently

An employee of Zilla Suraksha Rakshak Mandal (District Security Guards Board) withdrew Rs 1.14 lakh from PF accounts of three security guards fraudulently.

The accused Pradeep Meshram, between August 2013 and April 2014, forged documents and attached 7/12 papers and withdrew Rs 29,000 directly from the Provident Fund account of complainant Prakash Kishanrao Chavan (54), a security guard with Khaparkheda Power Station. Similarly, the accused Pradeep Meshram, using the same modus operandi, withdrew Rs 40,000 and Rs 45,000 from PF accounts of Sanjay Thakre and Tulsiram Chaurasia respectively. This way, the accused collectively pilfered Rs 1.14 lakh from the PF accounts of the three security guards fraudulently.

Sitabuldi API D J Chopde, on the basis of Chavan’s complaint, has booked the accused Meshram under Sections 420, 465, 467, 468, 471 of the IPC and probing the matter further.