Belgaum: The Soundatti police have registered a criminal case against Kenchappa Mayappa Malagali, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Bidar, for using a “fake” caste certificate to get appointment in the police department. According to a release here on Tuesday, Mr. Malagali, a native of Mabnur in Soundatti taluk had obtained a fake caste certificate to show his caste as “Scheduled Tribe” and managed to get appointed to the post of police subiInspector (Civil) in 1977. — Staff Correspondent

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