Published On : Wed, Dec 27th, 2017

3 conmen from Gaziabad, Delhi dupe woman of Rs 3 lakh


Nagpur: In yet another cyber crime, a 29-year old woman was conned by three men hailing from Gaziabad and Delhi.

A resident of Plot No. 60, near Hanuman Temple, Bhandara Road, Lakadganj, Nafis Safi Abdulla Sheikh (29), in her complaint to police said that she received an online advertisement of the so-called ‘Air Post India Courier and Logistics Company’ between December 22 and 26, 2017. One of the accused named Arvind Gandhi (40), native of MA 1/161,Shalimar Garden, Gaziabad (UP), later called her and offered branch of the company. After winning confidence of Nafisa, the accused Arvind Gandhi procured a cheque of Rs 3 lakh from her on the pretext of opening the company’s branch. In between, the other two accused namely Romi Dharmavir (27), native of E-35, Hari Complex, Naglohi, Delhi and Manish Deosingh, native of House No. 397, Galli No. 71, Badarpur, Delhi, connived with Arvind Gandhi in cheating Nafisa. No branch of the so-called ‘Air Post India Courier and Logistics Company’ was offered to Nafisa and the amount of Rs 3 lakh was pocketed by the three accused.

Lakadganj PSI Sakhre has booked the three conmen under Sections 420, 34 of the IPC read with Sub-Section 66(D) of IT Act and investigating the case further.