ANDHRA PRADESH

Man held with forged passport

HYDERABAD: A 36-year-old man hailing from Kerala, who flew from Dubai to Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Shamshabad, here allegedly with a forged passport, was caught by the Immigration authorities on Monday.

Siddiq Putinvetil admitted to his interrogators that he had secured the passport of a person called Selvaraj Shakthivel from a commission agent in Dubai, substituted the photograph with his and came to Hyderabad.