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Two arrested in insurance scam
 BARPETA, Nov 8 - Two more accused including one of the main suspects in the Rs 500 crore insurance scam were arrested here last night. According to information available, Ayan Ali alias Aynal and Parimala Begum were arrested by police led by DSP Samiran Baishya last night.

Ayan Ali said to be one of the main culprits in the scam and a resident of Gobindapur near Jania was picked up from Kalgachia. Parimala Begum wife of Sabed Ali is the nominee of a few policies taken on the life of her husband which were taken after the death of her husband but claimed with forged documents .

Sabed Ali actually died on June 10, 2015 and several policies amounting to several lakhs were taken on his life after that. The fraudsters managed to show his death on the August 30, 2016 and withdrew the money payable against the policies. With these arrest, altogether 14, including government doctors, gaonburha, insurance agents, middlemen and nominees of the insurance policies have been arrested so far.

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