Man impersonating as Mayawati’s secretary arrestedMay 13th, 2008 - 11:23 pm ICT by admin
Noida, May 13 (IANS) A man who impersonated as private secretary of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati and asked the Noida additional chief executive officer (ACEO) to award a tender was arrested Tuesday. According to sources, Pankaj Sharma, a resident of Laxmi Bai Nagar in New Delhi, called ACEO Y.K. Behl Friday last and told him to award a tender to a contractor.
When the tender was not awarded, Sharma told Behl that he was Net Ram, private secretary of Mayawati.
Behl called up the actual private secretary of Mayawati, and asked whether he had sought any favour. On getting a negative response, Behl asked Sharma, who was impersonating as Net Ram, to send the contractor to him.
On Tuesday, Sharma went to the Noida office where the police arrested him.