Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh):
At the very least 50 folks have been conned in a job racket operated by clerks working on the Bareilly’s Chief Medical Officer and officers at a district ladies’s hospital, the police mentioned at this time. Utilizing pretend appointment letters and solid certificates, the candidates had been promised jobs and lured into paying large sums of cash. The roles, nonetheless, by no means materialised.
An inquiry has been ordered by the district police chief after the duped individuals filed a criticism. They’ve accused a clerk with the Chief Medical Officer’s workplace in Bareilly and three different staffers of the ladies’s hospital of taking Rs three lakh from every of the victims who had been then promised a job in a 300-bed hospital that was opened not too long ago, a PTI report mentioned.
The problem was critical sufficient for Circle Officer Sadar Dilip Kumar to probe additional, SSP Rohit Singh Sajwan has mentioned.
The affected individuals have alleged that the clerks had advised them in 2019 that recruitment was open for the posts of supervisor, pc operator, lab technician, driver, ward boy amongst others on a contract foundation on the new hospital. The appointments, they had been advised, will probably be made by the Bareilly Chief Medical Officer.
The roles might be secured for Rs 5 lakh every, of which they needed to pay Rs three lakh every upfront, the PTI report mentioned. Following a “delay” in receiving the appointment letters, when the job seekers approached the clerk once more, he was discovered to have allegedly issued pretend appointment letters final March utilizing the letterhead of the Rashtriya Swasthya Mission (Nationwide Well being Mission) with the pretend signature and stamp of the Chief Medical Superintendent, they mentioned.
They then used the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic and the following lockdown that adopted as a ruse to inform their victims that the roles had been shelved because the hospital had been became a COVID care centre.
When the job seekers raised the problem once more final August, they had been referred to as to the district hospital for a medical take a look at and supply solid medical certificates with the stamp and signature of a senior official of the hospital.
In September and October, as they started to reach to hitch obligation, officers knowledgeable them that their appointment letters had been all pretend. Apart from, there had been no recruitment course of within the first place on the new hospital, they had been advised, in keeping with PTI.