- Tram Ho
Accordingly, over the past few days, social media accounts, mainly on the Facebook platform, have posted articles with the content of trading and exchanging fake “travel” cards with Grab’s seal and logo. in order to bypass the functional forces at the epidemic control checkpoints.
The selling price of fake Grab card models is only about VND 10,000
The Department of Information and Communications of Ho Chi Minh City said that after working with Grab, this unit confirmed that the cards being sold on Facebook were all fakes manufactured and printed to take advantage of the recognized Grab logo and seal. published and posted on the websites of the authorities.
According to a representative of the Department of Information and Communications, the above behavior is a violation of the law, with signs of forging/using seals, using seals and documents of agencies and organizations. “In order to effectively implement the prevention and control of COVID-19 in Ho Chi Minh City, the Department of Information and Communications warns against forging, providing and using travel papers, work certificates… to leaving the house during the prevention and control of the COVID-19 epidemic will be investigated and handled in accordance with the law,” said a representative of the Department of Information and Communications of Ho Chi Minh City.
Article 341 – Penal Code 2015 amended and supplemented 2017 on Crime of forging seals and documents of agencies and organizations, specifically:
1. Those who forge seals, documents or other papers of agencies or organizations or use fake seals, documents or papers to commit illegal acts shall be subject to a fine of from VND 30,000,000 up to VND 100,000,000, subject to non-custodial reform for up to 3 years or imprisonment from 6 months to 2 years.
2. Committing the crime in one of the following circumstances, the offenders shall be sentenced to between 02 and 05 years of imprisonment:
b) Committing the crime twice or more;
c) Made from 02 seals, documents or other papers to 05 seals, documents or other papers…
Responding to the media, a representative of Grab said that the copied card models being sold on Facebook cannot be the same as the real card. The company has also issued a warning to the entire team of driver partners, prohibiting the sale, exchange, lending or copying of “passenger cards”, if detected, they will immediately stop cooperating. .
The shipper team is a group that can continue to operate while the whole city has to “pause” because of COVID-19
A representative of this company also said that card issuance is also facing many difficulties because the number of partners is too large and the search for printing units also has many problems.
During the time when Ho Chi Minh City implements social distancing according to Directive 16, the group of shippers or technology motorbike taxi drivers carrying out delivery and delivery of essential items are allowed by the Department of Transport to continue operating. .
Accordingly, the authorities will identify the shipper group through uniforms, boxes, helmets, business logos, passports, order management applications to be allowed to circulate in the city during the process. implementing Directive 16 of the Prime Minister.
Source : Genk