5 sellers of fake tour guide cards arrested

Information from the police of Lao Cai province, Vietnam – On December 30, 2021, this agency issued a decision to arrest Nguyen Thi Mai Linh; Bui Van Tan; Phan Manh Cuong and Tran Duong Lam; Nguyen Hoang Dang.

The police conducts an investigation into the act of forgery at work.

The investigative agency prosecuted the case and prosecuted 3 officials from the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Lao Cai province, including Doan Thi Hong Hanh; Nguyen Thi Van and Vu Thi Kim Oanh.

According to the investigation, the defendants knew that many people wanted to issue an international tour guide card but lacked a university degree and related certificates.

Van, Hanh and Dung took advantage of their assigned tasks to receive fake diplomas and certificates, completing documents for 10-70 million VND for each case.

This group edits the profile by themselves, when they have prepared enough documents, they ask the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Lao Cai or other provinces to issue a tourist guide card.

From 2014 to 2017, the defendants forged hundreds of dossiers, earning billions of dong illegally.

The case is continuing to be clarified by investigating authorities, investigation service in Vietnam https://vietpi.com