Nabarangpur: A teacher, who was absconding in connection with a fake certificate case in Nabarangpur district, was apprehended in Bhadrak district.
The accused has been identified as Srikant Dalei. He was booked for allegedly producing fake certificate for job in a upper primary school in Nabarangpur district.
Dalei was working as the Sikhya Sahayak at the Project UP School in Baktiguda village under Kosagumuda Block in Nabarangpur district.
According to reports, Dalei was posted as the Sikhya Sahayak in the year 2013. After completion of six years in service, his fraudulent act came to fore during verification of documents.
Source said that the B.Ed certificate submitted to the authorities for appointment was found duplicate during verification.
Taking action against the teacher for fraudulence, the BEO of Kosagumuda had lodged a complaint at the Kodinga Police Station on March 7, 2020. Since then, he was absconding. After one year, the accused was nabbed from Banasar village under Dhamanagar police limits in Bhadrak district.
The accused was produced before the Civil and Session’s Court in Nabarangpur district on Friday.