Ludhiana: Sigma Nursing College, Principal and accountant have been booked on the charges of cheating by Shimlapuri police here on Sunday.A case under Sections 420 and 120-B of the IPC has been registered against the accused. They are accused of duping 22 students of the college for Rs.14.30 lakh and threatening them.
The students also alleged that the college principal has also ruined their two academic years. The case has been registered following the complaint of Kulwinder Kaur of Janta Nagar. She was student of nursing at Sigma College. Another 21 students have also filed complaint with police in this context. The police have included their complaints in the FIR.
Sub-Inspector Sanjiv Kapoor, SHO at Police Station Shimlapuri stated that the students alleged that during admission in nursing course the accused Principal Santosh Kumari and accountant Ujagar Singh charged Rs. 65,000 from each student. The accused did not submit the fee with the university following which they were not allowed to attempt the examination. When they complained the principal threatened them.
The SHO said the police registered a case against the accused following an inquiry. The police launched a manhunt for the arrest of the accused.
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