Jammu, June 20: Samba Police led by Inspector Sanjeev singh Chib, SHO P/S Samba under the supervision of Shri Varinder Singh, Dy. SP HQ, Samba busted interstate gang of fraudsters by apprehending 06 accused persons namely Mohd Imran, resident of Lucknow, Jagdish Kataria , resident of Kullu Himachal Pradesh, Parshotam Goswami , resident of Merut UP, Rakesh Kumar , resident of UP, Kamal Kapoor, resident of Delhi and Munish Kumar, resident of Delhi from Sharda Guest House Samba.
The said gang of fraudsters was operating in different states and cheating the innocent people on the pretext that they have the material called “Trattgola” emerged during thunderous lightening from the sky which has value in crores of rupees in the International market. Accordingly, they telephonically duped one Parshotam Lal, resident of Arazi Samba who on the directions of Mohd Imran, one of the accused, deposited Rs. 5 lakhs and Sixty thousand rupees in his account. Thereafter, when the above mentioned gang reported in District Samba to handover the so called material “Trattgola” to Parshotam Lal of District Samba and demanded more amount, Police team on a tip off raided the Guest House and nabbed them. However, during their search, no such material has been recovered from their possession.
On this, case FIR No. 107/2015 u/s 420 RPC was registered at P/S Samba and investigation started. During thorough questioning, they disclosed that they have not any such material and were taking money from the people by duping them on one pretext or the other. District Police Samba has appealed the general public not to fall prey before such elements and immediately report such matters to police for strict action against them.