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32-year-old Man In India Pretends To Be 81 To Get Into The US by Mikeiron78(m): 12:17am On Sep 12
By ALICE CHAMBERS, Sep 11, 2019

Jayesh Patel was stopped as he was trying to board a flight to New York at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi by the Central Industrial Security Force. Disguised in glasses, make-up, a turban and a dyed beard, he made it through initial security checks and past immigration officials, a spokesperson for the Central Industrial Security Force told news agency IANS.

“He was planning to go to the U.S. for a job. But his profile was such that he would not have gotten a visa easily,” a senior police officer told local media. “With a fake name - Amrik Singh, a fake address, he managed to get a passport and a U.S. visa. We've never seen a similar case at the Delhi airport before," he added.

Riding through the airport in a wheelchair, Patel aroused suspicion at a second security check when he refused to get up saying he was too old. He reportedly refused to make eye contact during the exchange.

"[The Security Force] was suspicious about him as his voice didn't match his age. Despite grey hair, his skin seemed to be quite young as there were hardly any wrinkles on his face," a spokesperson told local news outlets.

Patel reportedly hired an agent who got him the documents and arranged for him to be made-up to look like an 81-year-old in a hotel in Delhi, according to local media. Patel agreed to pay the agent once he had arrived in the U.S.

The security force tweeted that they had arrested the man for impersonation and carrying dual passports, before handing him over to the Delhi police.

https://abcnews.go.com/International/32-year-man-india-pretends-81-us/story?id=65533836
Re: 32-year-old Man In India Pretends To Be 81 To Get Into The US by Kingpee2(m): 12:18am On Sep 12
Baba must enter at all cost ..
Re: 32-year-old Man In India Pretends To Be 81 To Get Into The US by CanadaOrBust: 12:57am On Sep 12
Lol
Re: 32-year-old Man In India Pretends To Be 81 To Get Into The US by Sirmuel1(m): 1:07am On Sep 12
The struggle is real
Re: 32-year-old Man In India Pretends To Be 81 To Get Into The US by Teacher1776(m): 2:29am On Sep 12
The hustle is real.
Re: 32-year-old Man In India Pretends To Be 81 To Get Into The US by BarrElChapo(m): 3:33am On Sep 12
God bless America smiley
Re: 32-year-old Man In India Pretends To Be 81 To Get Into The US by dotman4real007(m): 6:17am On Sep 12
Very creative!!! His makeup artist didn't do a good job.
Re: 32-year-old Man In India Pretends To Be 81 To Get Into The US by nicepoker101(m): 10:16am On Sep 12
Never trust a cripple on a wheelchair with dirty shoes. grin He didn't practice well
Re: 32-year-old Man In India Pretends To Be 81 To Get Into The US by Harlem2(m): 11:20am On Sep 12
Some people still believe in United States ...... but India is still better na
Re: 32-year-old Man In India Pretends To Be 81 To Get Into The US by Kingkun69(m): 4:01pm On Sep 12
Harlem2:
Some people still believe in United States ...... but India is still better na
yes US is an ovrhyped shithole

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