The accused inspector, Devender Kumar Khari, a SHO at the Kashmere Gate Police Station has been charged with cheating and forgery by falsely projecting himself as a SC candidate and securing job as a sub-inspector in the Delhi Police in December 1992, a police statement said.
The case was registered in October 2014 at the Crime Branch on a complaint by Sindhu Pillai, it said, adding that the case has been forwarded to the DCP (Vigilance) for investigation.
The statement said that according to internal bio-data Khari had allegedly procured the SC certificate for the 'Jatav' caste from a tehsildar in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr.
Mangat Singh, Mr Khari's father has categorically stated that he is a Gujjar by caste, it said.
The FIR was registered after the approval by Commissioner of the Delhi Police.
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