Crime Branch registers case against fraudsters

Excelsior Correspondent
SRINAGAR, Aug 27: Crime Branch Kashmir has registered a case against job fraudsters who grabbed money from gullible people on the pretext of providing job.
As per official spokesman, Crime Branch received a communication from Cyber Crime Cell Kashmir which reveals that they have received various applications from different complainants belonging to different districts of Kashmir Valley regarding the cheating and duping of gullible people on the pretext of providing them jobs in Airport Authority of India.
During the course of preliminary verification conducted by the Cyber Crime Cell it was found that the complainants have deposited Rs 5,88,600 in bank account numbers 37118461955 SBI Badurpur New Delhi, 37489146417 SBI Paharganj New Delhi, 35565025138 SBI Baroli Noida and 37452867248 SBI Pahargunj New Delhi which are operating in the names of Mehmood Khan, Mukesh Kumar, Shreshts Vars and Ram Lakhan, all residents of New Delhi.
After obtaining money from the complainants, neither the jobs have been provided to them nor the money returned, thereby their hard-earned money was grabbed in a fraudulent and dishonest manner, spokesman said, adding that the communication further revealed that these fraudsters are collecting information of the candidates through online consultancy, job website or through advertisement and then they call or e-mail the candidates for their selection in various Indian and Multi-National companies. In this manner they grabbed huge amounts on the pretext of providing the jobs in a fraudulent and dishonest manner, he stated.
Accordingly, a case under FIR Number 36/18 under Section 420 RPC and 66 D of IT Act has been registered and investigation taken up.