The Crime Branch has registered an FIR against a man from Channi Himmat for conning a widow of Rs 44 lakh.
The accused has been identified as Atul Chibber, a resident of Channi Himmat. A written complaint against him was lodged by Babita Jain, who is the wife of late Vinod Kumar Jain.
After some time, on the pretext of arranging raw material for her cotton seed units and some other investments, he withdrew an amount of Rs 44 lakh through bank transactions and cash. However, not even one rupee was spent on the manufacturing unit and on a contrary he started threatening the victim who approached the police with the matter.
A formal case was registered against Chibber on Friday under Sections 420, 406, 465, 466, 467, 468 and 506 of the Ranbir Penal Code. The police has started its investigation.
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