Armed forces job ring uncovered on MI tip-off, two arrested

UP STF Varanasi unit detained two members of an inter-stage band that defrauds people for the sake of finding jobs in the Army . The police recovered five fake railway appointment letters, four cell phones, and Rs.

Varanasi: The UP STF Varanasi unit detained two members on Wednesday evening, including the kingpin of an inter-stage band that is ringleader in defrauding people for the sake of finding jobs in the Army.The accused were arrested near St. Marys School in Ranchi, India's Cantonment district.They were identified as gang leader Amit Kumar Chaudhary and Sachin Kumar Pandey, both residents of Ranchi (Jharkhand).The police recovered five fake railway appointment letters, four cell phones, and Rs.

According to sources, the STF had been given news from Military Intelligence (MI) that an inter-state group of bribes had been operating in Varanasi for the past few days and targeted unemployed youths from Varanasi and its adjoining districts, as well as other places, such as Hyderabad, New Delhi, Kolkata, Bhubaneswar, and Lucknow, in the name of obtaining jobs in the army.Inspector Anil Kumar Singh, STF Field Unit, Varanasi, led the way to capture the suspects.According to Singh, further investigations are ongoing to discover other members of the clan.