Four with fake visas held at Delhi airportAugust 17th, 2008 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Four people were arrested from the Indira Gandhi International Airport here when they were trying to flee to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on fake visas, the police said Sunday. “All the four people have been caught while they were trying to flee to the UAE on fake visas. We detained them from the immigration counter late Saturday night and are interrogating them,” a senior Delhi Police official said.
Delhi Police also arrested the man who allegedly arranged for fake visas from his Chittaranjan Park residence.
“We have arrested Varnam Singh after the four people complained that he had got them these visas,” added the police official.
The official said when the police team went to arrest Singh, he tried to offer them a bribe of Rs.700,000.
From preliminary interrogation it was found that Singh issued at least 50 such fake visas earlier, the official said.