The Economic Offences Wing of Crime Branch Kashmir on Thursday carried out searches in Srinagar and Ganderbal districts in connection with a case related to a man posing as an SLTC expert of J-K Housing Board.
An official told a local news agency, Kashmir News Observer (KNO), that the searches were underway at both locations and further details will be shared accordingly.
Pertinent to mention, a case vide FIR No: 67/2022 U/S 420, 467, 468,471,120-B IPC was registered after a written complaint received from Managing Director J-K Housing Board, wherein it was alleged that the accused Er Hakim Muzamil of Lal Bazar Srinagar was disengaged from J-K Housing Board as State Level Technical Expert (SLTC).
The official said that despite being disengaged he was misrepresenting himself as an SLTC expert of J-K Housing Board and misusing the official seal.
CBK had conducted an inquiry into the matter and during probe, the allegations leveled had got prima facie established and accordingly Case FIR No. 67/2022 U/S 420, 467, 468,471,120-B IPC was registered. (KNO)