US citizen arrested with fake visa and passport was preparing to go to America via Nepal

US citizen arrested with fake visa and passport was preparing to go to America via Nepal

Officials of the Immigration Department posted on the Sonauli border with Nepal on Wednesday night stopped a US citizen from going to Nepal on the apprehension of a fake visa and passport. In the investigation that lasted till late at night, four passports found with the US citizen were found to be tampered with and forged. The worker visa obtained with him was also found to be fake. The US citizen has been handed over to the police by the Immigration Department.

this is the case

According to information received from the Immigration Office, Sonouli, Alan Byd Nax resident of 135 Font Grove RD Slingerland, America came to India for the first time on June 27, 2015, on a worker visa. Then a few months later he went back to America. In the year 2016, he came to India again. The duration of his visa was till 15 July 2016. But instead of going back, he was staying in India.

Was preparing to go from Nepal to America

Here again, he wanted to go to Nepal to go to America. For this, he got a fake arrival stamp on his passport from Mumbai airport. Forged changes were also made in visas. On June 6, he tried to go to Nepal from the Raxaul border. But he could not get success.

Sonobi was in the process of going to Nepal via the border

After failing to go to Nepal from the Raxaul border, he reached the Sonauli border. where he was captured. Inspector Sonouli Manoj Kumar Rai told that the American citizen has been arrested. Advance action is being taken by registering a case against him.

Major cases of infiltration of foreigners from the Sonauli area

On 20 February 2022, Russian couple Svetlana Federova and Ruslana Sultanova were caught before entering Nepal with fake visas. Who was also accused of NDPS Act in Goa?
On 11 December 2021, a Chinese national, Ji Yang Xi, a resident of Hubei China, was stopped by immigration officials from entering India without a visa and returned to Nepal.
On 22 August 2020, Chinese national Shen Li Hubei China was arrested and sent to jail.
On 18 October 2020, Avni Mohamed Hassan, a citizen of Palestine, was arrested and sent to jail. On 19 July 2020, a Romanian citizen was arrested and sent to jail near the village of Tilhwa in the Sonauli Kotwali area, Muntinu Iont Drybos.
On 17 January 2020, Austrian citizen Gernot Katzer was arrested and sent to jail on the basis of forged papers.

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