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Chandigarh: AAP leader held for cheating retired IAS officer of Rs 2.05 cr

AAP leader Yogeshwar Sharma was arrested by Sub-Inspector Krishan Kumar of EOW.

By: Express News Service | Chandigarh | June 15, 2020 3:22:30 am
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The Chandigarh Police on Sunday arrested an AAP leader, Yogeshwar Sharma, of Panchkula for duping a retired IAS officer of Rs 2.05 crore.

He was arrested by Sub-Inspector Krishan Kumar of EOW.

The police said complainant Harjeet Singh, a retired IAS officer from Punjab government, who is a resident of Sector 40, alleged that Yogeshwar Sharma of Sector 16, Panchkula, cheated him of Rs 2.05 crore in a case of selling 50 per cent share comprising basement and ground floor of an SCO in Sector 46.

A case of cheating was registered against Yogeshwar Sharma at the Sector 11 police station.

He had unsuccessfully contested Assembly polls from Panchkula in 2019.

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