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Taxi driver duped of Rs 38L, one arrested

April 02, 2022 1:34 am

Taxi driver Irshad Shaikh sold his brother’s house, mortgaged ornaments and took loans from his friends, as he was promised Rs 50 lakh after the wine shop license, which was allegedly in the name of the father of the accomplice, got transferred in Sawant's name.

Man held for posing as luxury car dealer broker and duping bizman of Rs 1.25 cr

March 31, 2022 7:57 am

The police said Raj posed as a broker of a New Delhi-based luxury car dealer and approached the three businessmen, duping them of Rs 2.25 crore in all.

One booked for immigration fraud

March 21, 2022 2:05 am

A case had been registered at Industrial Area police station.

Impostor dupes 91 people on pretext of PMAY scheme in Vadodara

February 26, 2022 1:11 am

The alleged racket came to light after Dabhoi MLA Shailesh Mehta wrote a letter to the Municipal Commissioner on February 10 seeking an inquiry into the matter.

Mumbai: Four arrested for posing as cops, duping shopowner

January 23, 2022 8:03 am

A crime branch officer said that on January 20, two people known to a provision shop owner in the Pydhonie area gave him Rs 4.10 lakh for safekeeping.

Pune: 25-year-old arrested for 'posing as Army Major, duping people with fake job offers in defence services'

December 29, 2021 8:51 pm

Based on input provided by the Military Intelligence unit of Pune-headquartered Southern Command, the security team at the Deolali Cantonment in Nashik detained a man in an SUV who was wearing an Army uniform of an officer of Major rank.

Online fraud: Elderly couple duped of Rs 85 lakh in Pune

December 24, 2021 8:55 am

According to the complaint, the fraudsters contacted her over the phone in January 2017 and assured her of the position of vice-president in an IT company in Pune at an annual salary of Rs 1.1 crore.

Mumbai: 74-year-old actress tries to order whiskey online, duped of Rs 3.05 lakh

November 28, 2021 6:28 pm

On the pretext of refunding the actress's money, the fraudster took her debit card details, following which multiple transactions took place and money was transferred from her account.

Five lakh Indians duped of Rs 250 cr by Chinese crime syndicate: Delhi Police to court

November 16, 2021 10:28 am

The police claimed that many Indian citizens were cheated by a crime syndicate through a fake website, mobile applications and shell companies on the pretext of doubling their invested money within a month.

Ahmedabad families duped of Rs 42 lakh

September 30, 2021 4:59 am

According to police, an FIR was lodged at Kagdapith police station Monday against Santosh Rawal and Vaishali Patel for allegedly committing fraud against residents of New Adarsh Nagar society in Kankaria.