The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case towards a person named Anirudh Singh for allegedly impersonating as an aide of the particular assistant to PK Mishra, Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The accused had allegedly approached airplane producer Boeing’s India unit, whose officers contacted the Prime Minister’s Office to tell about him. The probe company has registered the case primarily based on a criticism from PK Issar, Assistant Director, PMO.
Mr Issar, in his criticism to the CBI in January 2020, had forwarded the communication obtained at Mr Mishra’s workplace from Boeing India.
“As mentioned over the call, one Mr Anirudh Singh keeps calling our office Executive Secretary from his mobile and claims that he works for Mr Jitendra Kumar, who is a special Assistant of Mr PK Mishra. He keeps referring to some defence bids that we have submitted in Ministry of Defence and that he has orders from some higher ups for us to meet with PK Mishra and Amit Shah,” it mentioned.
Boeing had knowledgeable the PMO in November, 2019 and the PMO forwarded the criticism in January.
The company in its discreet verification has discovered that Singh had made calls to Boeing India workplace on two numbers from his cell phone in November final yr, making the claims of working for Jitendra Kumar, who he mentioned was the particular assistant to Mr Mishra, information company PTI reported.
Sources within the CBI say that their probe has revealed that no individual named Jitendra Kumar works as particular assistant to Mr Mishra.
“We are also probing how this impersonator got the information about the said defence bids in the Ministry of Defence” added the sources.