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Mumbai builder booked for cheating Dilip Kumar

ANI  |  Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] 

Based on a complaint filed by veteran Saira Banu, the Police's Economic Offences Wing (EOW) has registered a case against a local builder, Samir Bhojwani, for allegedly cheating her husband to the tune of over Rs 250 crore.

The EOW registered the case under sections 420 (cheating), 465 (punishment for forgery), 467 (forgery of valuable security, will, etc.), 468 (forgery for purpose of cheating), 471 (using forged document as genuine) and 120 (concealing design to commit offence punishable with imprisonment) of the (IPC).

In an FIR lodged on January 4, Banu alleged that Bhojwani, on the basis of forged documents, illegally staked ownership of a land in Pali Hill, Bandra, whose rights were acquired by on September 25, 1953.

"Along with the officers of of Assurance, Andheri, and others, the said had hatched a well-planned criminal conspiracy to commit the serious offences of forgery of valuable security, forgery for the purpose of cheating, using forged documents as genuine, with a fraudulent intention to cause wrongful gain to himself and wrongful loss to us", the statement read.

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First Published: Mon, January 08 2018. 20:20 IST