February 21, 2015 3:27 pm

A husband and wife have been sentenced after he faked his death in a bid to collect more than £1.1 million from life insurance policies and investments.   The Insurance Fraud Enforcement Department (IFED) revealed that Anju Kumar told five insurers that her husband Sanjay Kumar had died of ‘brain fever’, and been cremated in India on 25th November 2011. She alleged he had travelled to the country days before and sent her an email stating he had been taken ill.   Enquiries conducted by insurers Aviva and Scottish Provident revealed no record of 46-year-old Sanjay being treated for a...