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Police busted a gang involved in

preparing bogus bus passes of civic-run transport undertaking

BEST with the arrest five people Friday, an official said.

The gang had made at least 400 bogus BEST bus passes,

causing loss to the transport undertaking, he said.

Four of the gang members were arrested from Chembur in

eastern suburbs, while the fifth one was held from Wadala bus

depot, the official said.

Among them, one person is an employee of Trimax

Company which has a contract of preparing BEST's monthly

travel passes, he said.

The police recovered 37 bogus travel passes from the

private company employee, the main accused who was arrested

from Wadala bus depot, he said.

The gang used to issue bogus monthly bus passes and

pocket the money, the official said, adding further probe is

underway.

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)


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