Job And Fake PayTM Racket Busted, Five Arrested
The Hyderabad police arrested a gang of fraudsters who were posing as job providers offering jobs in various multi-national companies to umemployed youth.
Hyderabad | 13th June 2018
On a tip-off today, the city Task Force personnel apprehended a gang of fraudsters who were posing as job providers offering jobs in various multi-national companies and collected Rs 50 lakhs from about 70 unemployed youth promising them jobs and issuing them fake offer and joining letters.
Some of the gang members also shopped in various shopping centres of Hyderabad and paid the amount with fake PayTM accounts, cheating the businessmen.
The police seized fake offer letters of Wipro, Amazon, Cognizant and IBM companies, 10 cell phones, cash of Rs. 59,000, a Hero Honda Passion Pro motorcycle and gold ornaments weighing about 10 grams from the arrested men and woman.
The accused were identified as Mohammed Ali alias Ali, 28, freelancer consultant, residing at Jahanumana; Mohd Firdouse alias Atif, 24, unemployed, residing at Golconda; Syed Sadeq alias Sadeq, 38, data entry operator at MBT Business Solutions, residing at Amberpet; Reshma with several aliases, 25, job consultant, residing at King Kothi; and Naresh Kumar Bhandari, 34, residing at Attapur.
Two others - Mohd Amaan Ahmed alias Amaan, a student of Vijaynagar Colony; and Syed Afroze Ali, 27, of Vijaynagar Colony - are still absconding.
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