Too heavy to be a cop: Man posing as inspector to evade toll tax arrested while extorting money from passers-by in UP’s Firozabad : The Tribune India

Too heavy to be a cop: Man posing as inspector to evade toll tax arrested while extorting money from passers-by in UP’s Firozabad

Police has confiscated fake ID, uniform from his possession

Too heavy to be a cop: Man posing as inspector to evade toll tax arrested while extorting money from passers-by in UP’s Firozabad

As per reports, the man came under suspicion of police as he weighs around 180 kg and his uniform too was not orderly. Video grab- Twitter/@Gurmeet_Singhhh



Tribune Web Desk

Chandigarh, October 4

UP police has recently nabbed a person for impersonating as police inspector and extorting cash from residents in Firozabad.

The man, Mukesh Yadav, who is native of UP’s Ghaziabad can be seen admitting his crime in a viral video that has been doing the rounds across social media platforms. He says that he had been using fake ID card and police uniform to evade toll tax.

The video has been shared on Twitter by an IIS officer, Gurmeet Singh.

Firozabad police arrested him while he was extorting money from motorcycles and cars of passers-by while donning police uniform. Police has confiscated fake ID, uniform besides other stuff from his possession. The district police has also shared a tweet in this regard.

As per reports, the man came under suspicion of police as he weighs around 180 kg and his uniform too was not orderly. The inquisitiveness around his weight and peculiar gestures draw police toward him to ask where he was posted.

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