Published On : Thu, Apr 24th, 2014

Man duped senior citizen of Rs 1.35 lakh by selling him already sold property

Nagpur News : 35-year-old Rajesh Sonkusre, who claimed him to be owner of Ohm Namah Shivay Housing agency, duped a senior citizen by allegedly selling him already sold property with bogus land papers.  Accused Sonkusre, a resident of Vajpayee Nagar, Kalamna, had even taken Rs 1.35 lakh from the complainant.

Indora resident Shalikram Chimankar, 62, claimed in his police complaint that Sonkusre had told him owner of a private housing agency and had finalised a deal of selling him two plots. Later Chimankar learnt that Sonkusre had already sold those two plots to other buyer and still has finalised the deal with him.

Chimankar told police that Sonkusre had even handed over him bogus documents of those plots and took the cash Rs 1.35 lakh. Chimankari immediately reported the matter to police after he learnt about the fraud. Police are yet to arrest Sonkusre.