Fake voter IDs of Rajat Kumar, Rawat prepared

Hyderabad: In a shocking incident on Monday, Duplicate voter ID cards in the name of Telangana Chief Electoral Officer Rajat Kumar and former Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat were prepared in Hyderabad by unknown persons.

A complaint has been filed by Electoral Registration Officer for Nampally constituency and with the police to catch the culprits.

According to Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation officials, the matter of fake voter cards of the top election officials was brought to their notice recently.

The case has been registered under sections of IPC and IT Act. Based on preliminary enquiry, a official revealed that fake Aadhaar cards and residence proof in the form of electricity bills were submitted to get fake voter cards.

NT Bureau