Sunday February 18, 2018
Home India EWS admission...

EWS admission scam: one more held in Delhi

0
//
150
Republish
Reprint

 

delhipolice

 

New Delhi: In the ongoing probe into the admissions scam in city schools under the EWS (Economically Weaker Section) category, the Delhi Police on Wednesday claimed to have busted another module with the arrest of another person.

Neeraj, arrested earlier this week from west Delhi, was working at Lancer Convent School in west Delhi’s Rohini area and getting admissions with the help of his associates.

Police said he used to charge Rs.1 lakh to Rs.3 lakh per admission at Lancer Convent School.

“In the current academic session, Neeraj got more than 10 children admitted under EWS category using fake certificates,” Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime Branch) Ravindra Yadav said.

Neeraj, the officer said, told police that he had come in contact with his neighbour Mukesh Sharma — who was earlier arrested in this scam.

“Mukesh was the man who helped Neeraj to get his niece admitted at Bal Bharti School in Pitampura,” Yadav said.

After the admission of his niece, the officer said, Neeraj learnt the process and met Nadeem through Mukesh from whom he used to procure EWS certificates.

“Neeraj started acting independently and induced prospective clients outside Lancer Convent School who wanted to get their children admitted to the school at any cost,” Yadav said.

According to the officer, such admission racketeers operated in various prominent schools across Delhi.

(IANS)

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2015 NewsGram

Next Story

AAP welcomes BJP’s stand on inter-faith marriages

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday said it welcomed BJP's support to inter-faith and inter-religious marriages

0
//
21
A marriage ceremony Source: Pixabay
  • Aam Aadmi Party welcomes BJP’s support of intercaste and inter-faith marriages
  • Manoj Tiwari, a BJP leader was the one raised his voice for it
  • It was after a recent case of honour killing

Delhi’s ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday said it welcomed BJP’s support to inter-faith and inter-religious marriages.

“Irrespective of our political ideologies, I welcome Manoj Tiwari ji who has supported inter-faith and inter-religious marriages by consenting adults,” AAP spokesperson Saurabh Bhardwaj tweeted.

Manoj Tiwari recently released statements in support of inter faith marriages. Wikimedia Commons
Manoj Tiwari recently released statements in support of inter faith marriages. Wikimedia Commons

His remarks came a day after the Delhi BJP unit chief Manoj Tiwari condemned the alleged honour killing of 23-year-old Ankit Saxena in the city.

Saxena, a photographer, was allegedly killed by the family of a woman he was in a relationship with.

According to Delhi Police, the woman’s family was against their relationship as they belonged to different communities and had told him to end it. IANS

Next Story

Con man in Delhi Duped Amazon for over Rs. 50 Lakh; Arrested by Delhi Police for Fraud

Shivam, a resident of north-west Delhi’s Tri Nagar, holds a degree in hotel management. However, he chose to use all his management skills to con the commercial giant, Amazon

0
//
54