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UP BJP MLA Indra Pratap Tiwari Sent to Jail in Fake Marksheet Case

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In UP, a BJP MLA has been sentenced to jail because he took admission by making fake mark sheets. The case is of Gosaiganj in Ayodhya. MLA Indra Pratap Tiwari, alias Khabbu Tiwari has been sentenced to 5 years in prison by Additional District Judge Pratham Pooja Singh in a 28-year-old case.

He is accused of taking admission in B.Sc second year in Saket college by applying fake mark sheets. Phoolchand Yadav and Chanakya Parishad leader Kripa Nidhan Tiwari have also been sentenced to 5 years imprisonment. The MLA was out on bail.

What is the matter?

The case dates back to 1992. Yaduvansh Ram Tripathi, the principal of Saket Mahavidyalaya, had lodged an FIR against Indra Pratap Tiwari alias Khabbu, Phoolchand Yadav and Kripa Nidhan Tiwari at the Ramjanmabhoomi police station on February 18 1992. There were allegations in the FIR of taking admission in the next class through fake mark sheets.

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Indra Pratap Tiwari Fake Marksheet Case

In the report filed by Yaduvansh Ram Tripathi, it was said that Indra Pratap Tiwari alias Khabbu had taken admission in BSc second year in 1990 by forging the mark sheet of B.Sc. Phoolchand Yadav, the former president of Saket Mahavidyalaya, took admission in BSc second year in 1986 by forgery in the mark sheet of BSc first year. On the other hand, Chanakya Parishad’s patron Kripa Nidhan Tiwari had taken admission in LLB in 1989 by forging the BA third year mark sheet.

After the investigation in the case, the charge sheet was presented in the court against all the people under sections 419, 420 and other sections of the IPC. The lower court referred the matter to the sessions court in 2018. Principal Yaduvansh Ram Tripathi died during the long-running case. However, the case went on, and many other witnesses came forward.

After hearing the case on Monday, October 18, the court found the three accused guilty and sentenced them to rigorous imprisonment for five years each. A fine of Rs 13-13 thousand has also been imposed on the culprits. All the three accused were present in the court at the time of the hearing.

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Khabbu Tiwari, in brief

BJP leader Indra Pratap Tiwari, alias Khabbu Tiwari is the MLA from Gosaiganj Assembly. He has also been associated with the student politics of Saket College. In 1992, Khabbu Tiwari was elected the General Secretary of Saket Mahavidyalaya. BJP MLA Indra Pratap Tiwari, alias Khabbu Tiwari is counted among the domineering leaders of the Ayodhya area. Cases are registered against him in more than half a dozen sections.

Khabbu Tiwari has also contested the assembly elections on SP and BSP tickets. After the sentencing, the police sent him to jail. Apart from them, Phoolchand Yadav and Kripa Nidhan Tiwari have also been sent to prison. At the same time, Pawan Tiwari, the MLA Indra Pratap Tiwari lawyer, told Aaj Tak that now he would go to the upper court in the matter. Whatever the court says will be respected.

Geeta Kumar
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