Bhaskar News | Last Modified - Mar 22, 2012, 03:34 AM IST
Chandigarh: A fake degree racket was busted by the city police, late on Wednesday. The police arrested five individuals including two women for running a fake degree racket in the city. The group was allegedly selling fake degrees across the city and near about areas.
The police have recovered fake university slips belonging to Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Sikkim and Bihar educational boards and universities. The accused were nabbed by the special investigation team of the police from their office premises in sector- 35 and Zirakpur.
According to city SSP Nanihal Singh, the group was running a fake degree racket wherein fake documents were being prepared and were sold by them. The kingpin of the racket is believed to be the director of Sai Service Education, Mukta Sharma, in Zirakpur.
The police have arrested Mukta Sharma alongside her husband Vikas, Kalpana, Naveen, Anjum and Balraj Singh.