Mumbai, Feb 16: City police have arrested a court clerk for allegedly forging a judge's signature to `clear' cheque bouncing cases.
Maruti Salunkhe, the accused, worked at Ballard Pier court in South Mumbai.
He allegedly forged signature of a judge on 105 files of cheque bouncing cases of a company, police said.
Based on a complaint filed by assistant registrar of High Court, MRA Marg police registered cheating and forgery case against Salunkhe and arrested him yesterday.
Salunkhe allegedly told the police that he `charged' Rs 2,500 per file.
A local court sent him in police custody till Monday.