Assistant Programmer of Boudh RTO office arrested over forgery & manipulation of records
Boudh: An Assistant Programmer of RTO office, Boudh was arrested today for forgery and manipulation of records. In this connection, Boudh Police registered a case against the accused under Section 419/420/465/468/470/471 of IPC along with Section 66 (c)/66 (d) and 73 of Information Technology Act.
According to reports, Ranjan Kumar Das, Assistant Programmer of RTO office, Boudh was found involved in fraudulent activities during an inquiry.
It was found that Das has misused the user ID and Password of Additional RTO (Enforcement) & In-Charge MVI, Salkhu Murmu.
By using the Log-in & Password the accused got access to Vahan portal. Thereafter, he issued Fitness Certificate to 117 vehicles fraudulently.
During the inquiry, it was found that these vehicles actually belong to Barbil area. However, the accused issued the Fitness Certificate showing the vehicles present at Boudh. It is pertinent to mention here that before his posting at RTO, Boudh, Das was working at the office of Additional RTO, Barbil.
Police started the investigation after Murmu filed a case against the accused. Based on which, cops arrested Das today.