October 17, 2020 10:42:12 pm
A 57-year-old Pune resident has been duped of Rs 2.eight lakh by on-line fraudsters on false assurances of offering a job out of the country, police stated.
The sufferer, a resident of Sinhagad Highway, has lodged the FIR within the case on the Dattawadi police station on Friday.
Police stated the complainant registered his particulars with an internet job portal. Following which two individuals contacted him over the telephone and guaranteed him a job at a petrochemical firm in Abu Dhabi, stated police.
Because the complainant agreed, the duo additionally organized his telephonic interview. They gave some again account numbers and requested the criticism to switch cash for arranging his visa, lodging and different work.
Police stated the complainant transferred Rs 2,81,543 into the financial institution accounts, however by no means bought the assured job.
He then lodged a police criticism towards the net fraudsters. Police have booked the 2 accused below Part 420 of the Indian Penal Code and sections of the Data Know-how Act
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