Fake funerals, empty caskets a different kind of scam 09/03/10 cemetery gates it's a morbid tale involving phony death certificates, staged funerals with paid actors, and coffins buried with no bodies, but in the end, it's just a financial fraud scheme like thousands of others we investigate every year earlier this month in. Director says body was moved to a crematorium in a pine box to prevent the $1700 silky oak coffin her family paid for from cracking. New delhi: the cbi has registered a case in the ``coffin scam'' during the tenure of george fernandes as defence minister against three senior army officials and a us-based funeral service company. More than a decade after the kargil scam dented the image of the nda government, the supreme court on monday dismissed the public interest litigation (pil) levelling allegations of corruption related to the purchase of materials such as coffins, missiles and munitions. Think india before you vote – vote wisely by anirban kalita on april 10, 2014 2g scam, afspa, babri masjid demolition, bjp takes bribe to vote, cwg scam, fake encounters by indian army, gujarat riots, indian army killed, kandahar plane hijack, kargil war, kargil war coffin scam headlines, national think india. Open me ~ patreon link to support this channel: thegooddeath co-op funeral home in seattle: where else. In an exclusive interview with limpopo mirror, a former employee at one of the local funeral parlours has revealed that he left his job of working as a driver after learning about a scam of coffins that were being removed from graves and retraded to bereaved families the former driver, who cannot be named.
Nor can you be charged extra for services if you choose to buy the casket elsewhere, a common way to save money each year, the federal trade commission (which oversees the funeral rule) conducts undercover visits to test compliance in 2013, as in past years, roughly 1 in 4 funeral homes surveyed by this method. After the news of the coffin scam broke out and the government and army were accused of having purchased the coffins at allegedly 13 times the original amount, these body bags were ordered to be kept under the supervision of the patiala house sessions court in march 2017, the supreme court passed. In fact, the so-called saffron terror is the third major issue raised by the congress against its opponents that like the other two – tehelka scandal and coffin gate – has been a case of more sound but less substance the coffin scam was a result of the faulty approach adopted by the comptroller and auditor.
With a bank that couldn't care less, chris had been the victim of a classic scam unfortunately, not everyone in the online community is trustworthy as chris found out to his cost now normally, that would be the end of it but not for chris he was going to take on the scammers and hit them where is hurts. If you have applied for or already have a trade mark, you may receive false letters claiming that a payment is required for protection of your trade mark the letters are often issued as invoices which claim to be from government trade mark offices: but beware, as they could be a sophisticated scam here are. In 1999, the bharatiya janata party-led government decided to go in for emergency purchase of coffins following the army conflict in kargil that resulted in the death of more than 500 jawans and officers the caskets were purchased from buitron and baiza, a company based in united states of america rendering funeral.
For nearly two decades, 900 body bags and 150 coffins have been lying unused in a delhi warehouse due to a stalled investigation “after years of investigation, the cbi officials realized that a typing error had led to the purported scam,” a senior military official stated on the condition of anonymity. Corruption has always existed, and will exist anywhere in the world but there is a difference between the reckless rent-seeking across all economic activities that we now see in india and the big-time deal making like, say, bofors or kargil coffin scams of the past the spark probably came two decades ago,.
Researchers have scanned hundreds of animal mummies and found a considerable number contain only partial animal remains or are completely empty. “i just spoke with a woman who had asked for a very modest service for a loved one,” says slocum “she paid $7,000 for funeral services when what she really wanted should have cost her around $1,500 she was sold embalming, which she didn't need, and the markup on the casket was excessive.
New delhi, feb 9: atal bihari vajpayee was supposed to keep his date with the rajya sabha it was december 13, 2001, a thursday, the designated day of the week for a prime minister to answer questions in the upper house he did not his government was under the shadow of the “coffin scam” that. After the kargil war that took place in 1999 between india and pakistan in the kargil sector of india, there were allegations of corruption in the purchase of coffins by the then bjp-led government of india the government had incurred a heavy loss of 1,87,000 dollars in the entire transaction comptroller and auditor general.
Prevnext consequently, established procedures could not be followed many therefore alleged that the purchase of the coffins was a scam and called it “ coffingate”, as has been the custom with every scandal since richard nixon's watergate burglary understandably, defence minister george fernandes. The kargil coffin scam and several other high-profile cases indicate that the bjp- nda were bartering national interest for commercial gains can this be denied 3 ) when the agusta bribery scandal broke out with the arrest by the italian police of former finmeccanica ceo giuseppe orsi, the congress-led. Here's the story so far, according to multiple news reports on the scam, which has been making headlines in india and worldwide and has generated hashtags like #findingnimo, a portmanteau referencing the ongoing search for the diamantaire , who has left india watch: the bank fraud case in five. A suspect accused of selling phony burial plots to veterans in flagstaff this month may have run a similar scam involving coffins just days earlier according to the police report, a woman contacted officers this past friday after she saw a police log entry about a scammer who claimed to be selling fake.
Earlier today, i ran a story of an abuja pastor that offered a trader n500,000 for the trader to be used as a miracle scam the trader was to pretend that he was a dead man and the pastor would then raise him from the dead but unfortunately, the trader died before the coffin where he was in could make it to. A for sale ad in new mexico has people talking and debating a facebook poster out of santa fe is offering to sell a used coffin. With his name not figuring in the cbi charge sheet in the coffin scam, former defence minister george fernandes on monday demanded an apology from the congress for alleging his involvement in the 2002.