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Former Clerical Officer Charged for False Information on Sick Sheet

Media Team   |   16 Jun 2020

A former employee of the Office of the Attorney General was produced in the Suva Magistrates Court today for allegedly using false information on a sick sheet.


Mr Raneel Ravind Prasad was charged by the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC) with one (1) count of False or Misleading Information.


It is alleged that he gave the printed copy of a medical certificate to a Clerical Officer, which contained information he knew to be false.


FICAC State Counsel Mr Joseph Work informed the Court that first phase disclosures had already been served.


Resident Magistrate Mr Jioji Boseiwaqa released the Accused on bail and instructed him not to reoffend and not to interfere with prosecution witnesses and not to change his residential address.


The matter was adjourned to 17 August 2020.