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2 booked for duping 35 persons using ‘credit card scheme’

January 28, 2021 1:36 am

Taking cognizance, police have booked Ghanshyam, a resident of Isanpur and Rahul Sharma, a resident of Narol, under Indian Penal Code sections 420 for fraud, 406 for criminal breach of trust and 120B for criminal conspiracy.

Retired constable, former and current BMC employees arrested for duping woman

December 19, 2020 2:05 am

According to police, primary investigation has revealed that the group has conned more than 300 people from Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Thane and Nashik.

Hyderabad: Two arrested for duping aspirants by promising jobs in IT companies

February 19, 2020 8:55 pm

The police began probing the matter after they received three different complaints, where the victims alleged that they had lost Rs 1.5 lakh, Rs 2.25 lakh and Rs 3 lakh respectively in a similar duping pattern. 

Police on trail of gang which duped over 100 using dating app in NCR

February 14, 2020 2:35 am

Investigation has revealed the typical modus operandi of the gang — contacting potential victims through the app and luring them to isolated spots in the city, where they would engage in physical intimacy.

Posing as RWA member, man duped Hauz Khas residents

August 04, 2019 8:08 am

Police said the accused has been identified as Vinit Nehra. He was arrested from Defence Colony in 2012 and Safdarjung Enclave last year on similar charges of allegedly impersonating an RWA member and duping new residents.

Army dreams crash, family duped by man promising enlistment

March 05, 2019 1:44 am

According to police, the family of Shatrugan Prasad initially wanted him to join the police, but became more inclined towards the armed forces as tensions rose between India and Pakistan.

Woman on matrimonial site dupes Mumbai bank executive of Rs 23 lakh

October 15, 2018 3:20 am

The 31-year-old, who is an assistant vice-president at the Powai branch of the bank, told police that he met one Radhika Dixit on a matchmaking website in August 2017 and exchanged phone numbers with her.

One arrested for duping woman of Rs 1.02 crore

September 17, 2018 3:18 am

The complainant’s husband died of a lung disease 10 years ago. The woman who earlier stayed in Mazgaon shifted to another locality in 2014.

Cops soft on fraudulent immigration firm owners: Victims

September 16, 2018 5:04 am

He added that after Sandeep failed to send them abroad, they demanded their money back. He alleged that when he went to Blue Star’s office, it was closed and the firm owners had switched off their mobile phones.

Chandigarh youth held for duping aspiring models: Police

August 06, 2018 2:15 am

“The accused would claim to give aspiring models an opportunity to shoot abroad. Likewise, the complainant was told that she would be sent to Canada for a photo shoot,” said an officer.