Institution issuing forged documents raided

Saturday, 14 May 2016 - 8:15

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An institution that has being issuing forged birth certificates, identity cards and passports was operating near the court complex in Aluthkade.

Operating through brokers, the institution charges Rs. 10,000 to issue a birth certificate.

The operation was led by an official at the Registrar General’s Department.

A man posing as a person in need of a birth certificate was sent to the institution during a raid led by head of Central Anti-Corruption Unit in Panadura-Walana Duminda Balasuriya.

Watch Hiru’s CIA video of the raid.



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