Crime Branch arrests a notorious cheat who promised an Engg seat for 20 Lacs

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Jammu, July 29: Crime Branch, Jammu has arrested a notorious cheat namely Jami Bala Ji S/o Late Ganaya R/o Sosahandi Orissa at present Bangalore in Case FIR No. 26/2015 u/s 420, 406–RPC P/S Crime Branch, Jammu on 28.07.2015 from Bangalore.

Brief facts of the case are that one Shravan Singh S/o Late Swarn Singh R/o Katra lodged a written complaint with Crime Branch Jammu alleging therein that he alongwith his family members came into contact with above named accused person for seeking admission in R.V College of Engineering Bangalore and for investing in some property at Bangalore. The accused person promised to secure a seat under management quota in the said college for elder sister of complainant and accused person was accordingly paid more than `20.00 lacs through Bank and in cash. However, accused person did not fulfill his promise and duped the complainant of his hard earned money amounting to `84.00 lacs which the complainant deposited in the account of the accused person on different occasions.

SSP Crime Branch Mubassir Latifi said that during the course of investigation bank records were scanned, evidences were collected and after making hectic efforts the accused person was apprehended at Bangalore by Inspr. Parvez Sajad and his team.  It has also been found that the accused person had cheated various persons throughout the country on the pretext of arranging admissions in Engineering / Medical Colleges and had befooled the innocent and gullible people of their hard earned money.

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