Sripad Kale, senior inspector of Mulund police station, said that the accused approached the complainant, Amit Vora (36), last year. He told the complainant that he was an agent and required laptops and other electronic devices for a retail shop.
In September 2017, the society approached the suburban Malad police with a complaint of cheating against the developer. However, the senior inspector of Malad police station said the dispute was of civil nature. Aggrieved with this, the society approached the high court.