New Delhi, Jan. 23 -- Police are looking for an organised syndicate involved in issuing fake "No Entry Permission (NEP)" stickers to commercial goods vehicles for plying in Delhi during restricted hours, thus duping vehicle owners of money and also causing financial losses to the government.

Delhi traffic police officers said since the process of receiving fresh applications and issuing the annual NEP has stickers had remained suspended for nearly a year owing to several reasons, the Covid-19 pandemic being the primary one, the con men had taken it as an opportunity to earn easy money by preparing forged NEP stickers and selling them to vehicle owners, the police said.

At least two cases have been registered in the past two months at di...