Malik had alleged that Wankhede had submitted a fake caste certificate to get a government job. “Sameer Wankhede has lodged a complaint with the Goregaon police station against Nawab Malik, who is in jail for an alleged money laundering case,” the official said on Sunday.
Defamation charges against Malik
He said, “Police on Sunday registered an FIR against Malik on the complaint of a former NCB officer on defamation charges.” The District Caste Certificate Verification Committee, in its order on Friday, had said, The officers of Wankhede were not Muslim by birth. It has been proved that she belongs to the Mahar caste, which falls under the Scheduled Caste (SC) category.” After receiving the committee’s order, Wankhede went to the police station and lodged a complaint against Malik.