Rajouri Police arrests tech savvy cheat, recovers Rs. 2.35 lacs

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Rajouri Police arrests a high-tech cheat

Rajouri Police achieved a major success today by arresting a notorious, and tech savvy cheat and recovered huge amount of money from him. As per a report, one Prithvi Raj S/o Shiv Ram R/o Dhangri lodged a complaint at Police Station Rajouri that he visited SBI Bank ATM Jawahar Nagar on 22-05-2014 for withdrawal of money but due to lack of knowledge, he sought the help of a person present in the ATM Cabin for withdrawal of Rs. 2000/-. However, during this process said person changed his ATM card with his own card and later fraudulently withdrew Rs. 2.35 lakh from his account. In this connection a case FIR No. 338/2014 U/S 420/380 RPC was registered in P/S Rajouri.

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Acting on the complaint, Police team, started investigation in a professional manner and on the basis of available information and CCTV footage succeeded in arresting the accused who was identified as Mohd Rafiq S/o Mohd Shafi R/o Rehan Tehsil Koteranka and recovered the total stolen amount from his possession.

SP Rajouri Mubassir Latifi said that Police was looking for this notorious cheat since long as number of such cases have been reported in the past also. He said that this notorious cheat who happens to be a Diploma Engineer presently working in Rajouri, would be interrogated thoroughly to find out whether he was deceiving the public alone or he is part of any bigger organized group.