Indore: In the Indore district of Madhya Pradesh, a fake Coro compensation petition has been filed against a man claiming to have died from Kovid-19 and claiming government assistance of Rs 50,000 in his name. It is noteworthy that as soon as the information of the disturbance was received, the resident of Sanwar area reached the district administration on Tuesday and lodged a complaint (the son of the live man received a verification call), after which orders have been issued for this. Investigators said Janakilal Dungarwale, 50, had lodged the complaint with his son Hitesh after reaching a public hearing at the district magistrate’s office in Indore.
Janakilal’s son Hitesh said a stranger had filed an application in the name of my younger brother on January 18 at the district magistrate’s office with a false death certificate in my father’s name and a fake test report that he had been infected with the corona virus. . In this petition, stating that my father had died of an epidemic, Rs. An aid amount of Rs 50,000 was claimed.
He suspected that someone had done this to entrap his family in a fraud case. Hitesh said the matter came to light when a regional patwari called him and asked him to complete the formalities to get the assistance amount of Rs 50,000.
Additional District Magistrate Pawan Jain said an inquiry has been ordered based on Dungarwal’s complaint. “Based on the CCTV footage, we will try to find out who reached the district magistrate’s office on January 18 to apply for assistance to Dungarwal’s family,” he said. Once the person is identified, appropriate legal action will be taken against him, he added.
It is to be noted that the families who lost their lives during the second wave of Corona are given assistance of Rs. 50,000 by the state government. For this, the victim’s family has to apply to the collector’s office. This amount is given to the family after investigation by the tehsildar.