A case of cheating and forgery has been registered against seven persons, including a woman,
for making insurance policies of persons who have already diedand later claiming benefits from a well-known private
insurance company, police said.
Police today said that the accused allegedly claimed thedeath benefits under various life insurance policies of the
The case was registered yesterday on the order of a court,a spokesperson of police department said here today.
On a complaint by Anil K Narayan, State OperationsManager, Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Company Ltd, Regional
Office, Chandigarh, the police here registered a case underSections 420 (cheating), 406 (criminal breach of trust), 467
(forgery), 468 (forgery for purpose of cheating) and 120-B ofIPC against the accused.
Those booked include mastermind Anil Kumar of Mullapur village (Hisar) and Rajbala, resident of village Rupana
Bishnoian, district Sirsa.
The police spokesperson said Anil Kumar along with other members of the gang made various insurance policies of those persons who already died.
The gang used to make their life insurance through online system of the insurance company by submitting forged documents and giving false information and claimed the death benefits later on worth thousands of rupees.
No arrest has been made so far, police said, adding further investigations were on.