Jammu Tawi, April 28
State Vigilance Organization has registered a case of drawing relief fraudulently against a Kashmiri Pandit migrant and an official of Relief and Rehabilitation Organization, Jammu.A case has been registered against Satish Kumar Mujoo resident of Subsh Nagar Jammu and a public servant Opinder Raina working as dealing Assistant in Relief and Rehabilitation Organization, Jammu.
During preliminary enquiry conducted by Vigilance Organization into the allegation that one Satish Kumar Mujoo resident of H.No 52, Subash Nagar Jammu is drawing relief fraudulently since 1990 in connivance with some officers/officials of the Relief & Rehabilitation Organization, Jammu, it was revealed that Satish Kumar Mujoo submitted the Migrant Declaration Form in 1990 stating therein that his wife and two daughters are dependent on him whereas the accused has indeed married in the year 1992 and has only one daughter. He further fraudulently updated his family detail in 1997, submitted Migrant Data Form in 2009 and Revised Data Form for Revalidation in 2011, all without any change in the strength of the family. Simultaneously, he also possessed the local Ration Card of Jammu City also being a resident of H. No. 52, Subash Nagar, Jammu.
In between the accused in league with the officers/officials being custodian of the records forged the record by tampering/overwriting and got changed the name of his wife and daughter in the records. In order to continue the undue benefit to the accused beneficiary, the concerned officers/officials never conducted any verification in respect of the beneficiary. The officers/officials of Relief & Rehabilitation department instead of taking action against the beneficiary hatched a criminal conspiracy with the beneficiary for their pecuniary benefits, caused the wrongful loss of Rs. 11 lacs to the state exchequer and corresponding wrongful gain to the beneficiary.
In view of the above, prima-facie, it is found that officers/officials of the Relief & Rehabilitation Organization Jammu including Opinder Raina, dealing Assistant in connivance with the accused beneficiary Satish Kumar Mujoo in furtherance of the criminal conspiracy hatched between them caused wrongful loss of Rs. 11 lacs to the state exchequer and corresponding wrongful gain to the accused beneficiary.
As such, a case has been registered in Vigilance Organization, Jammu u/s 5 (1) (d) r/w 5(2) J&K P.C Act 2006 and Sections 120-B, 467, 468, 471 RPC on the prima facie establishment of offences on the part of above mentioned public servant Opinder Raina, dealing Assistant and Satish Kumar Mujoo.