In Durg district, a fake doctor has duped 10 people of Rs 10 and a half lakh in the name of getting jobs in Risali Municipal Corporation by claiming his reach. Even after two years, when he could not get the job done, people complained about it to Newai police station. The police have arrested the accused after registering a case of cheating.
New TI Mamta Sharma Ali told that on September 20, Purushottam Meshram, resident of Supela Krishna Nagar, lodged a complaint of cheating. He reached the police station along with his seven other accomplices. He told that Karan Chandrakar, a resident of Maroda Bajrangpara, who claims to be a doctor, while he is a fake doctor.
Cheating by claiming access to the administration
Karan Chandrakar had claimed to have jobs in various posts in Risali Municipal Corporation, saying that he had access to the administration. Coming to his bluff, he talked about getting himself and his friends jobs. He took 10 lakh 50 thousand rupees from 10 people. When he could not get the job done, people told him to return the money. He had been mulling over this for the last two years. Thereafter, he lodged a complaint in the police station.
Pucca house built with cheated money
TI Mamta Sharma Ali told that the accused has got his pucca house built in the village with the money of cheating. The police has sent the accused to judicial custody.
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