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Fake passport racket kingpin held in Kolkata

The kingpin of an inter-state fake passport racket was arrested from the metropolis on Thursday, police said.

india Updated: Jun 08, 2006 14:56 IST
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The kingpin of an inter-state fake passport racket was arrested from the metropolis on Thursday, police said.

Anup Dutta, a resident of south Kolkata, was arrested on the basis of a 2005 case registered at the NSC Bose International Airport for dealing in fake passports.

During investigation, Dutta confessed to having linkmen in neighbouring states, where he had issued a number of fake passports in the last few years.

Dutta would be produced at the Barrackpore SDJM court.

First Published: Jun 08, 2006 14:56 IST

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