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Chargesheet against Nachiketa Kapur

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  New Delhi, March 23, 2013
First Published: 01:01 IST(23/3/2013) | Last Updated: 01:03 IST(23/3/2013)

The Delhi Police crime branch, on Friday, chargesheeted 42-year-old Nachiketa Kapur who had gained employment with the Commonwealth Games Delhi 2010 as its deputy director general, Protocol & Media Relations, on the basis of forged graduation certificates of Delhi University.


A complaint had been lodged by Ram Mohan, additional director general (legal), organising committee, Commonwealth Games 2010 Delhi with the crime branch and a case had been registered.

“It was found that the BA Degree purported to have been submitted by Nachiketa Kapur with the CWG is a fake one. Enquiry has also revealed that Nachiketa Kapur is not even a matriculate,” said Ravindra Yadav, additional CP (crime).

According to police, investigations conducted with the National Security Council Secretariat (NSCS) revealed that Kapur joined as a researcher with the NSCS and had submitted his bio data claiming himself to be a graduate from the IGNOU. However, he had not submitted any document in support of his claims.

Investigations also revealed that he had submitted his bio data with the ministry of tourism in which he again claimed himself to be a graduate. 

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