A female constable and her father were sent to jail on Monday on charges of using fake certificates of freedom fighter (FF) to get police constable’s job.
The accused are retired Subedar Abdul Latif Gazi and his daughter Constable Milky Akhter of Charkewtia village in Sadar upazila.
Additional Chief Magistrate Court Judge Maruf Ahmed passed the order after they sought bail in the case, said Sub-inspector Khakan, general recording officer of Kotwali Model Police Station.
According to the case statement, Milky Akhter took the job in police force showing fake freedom fighter certificate on February 20, 2010. After completing the training, she was posted to Barishal Metropolitan Police as a constable.
During the verification, the FF certificate submitted by the arrestee was found fake.
Later on May 30, Sub-inspector Kabir of reserve police filed a case with Kotwali Model Police Station accusing the father and the daughter.