Jammu, January 23, (Scoop News)-Crime Branch, Jammu has registered an FIR against a notorious gang of cheats who used to rob people online. On the complaint of Yash Pal son of Isher Dass resident of Chowki Handan Tehsil Naushera, Rajouri at present Simbal Camp, R.S. Pura, Jammu wherein it was alleged that he received a phone call from a cell number wherein the caller declared him as the lucky draw winner of BSNL and had informed him that he had won an award of `15,80,000.00 and further asked the complainant to deposit`15,000/- as custom charges in A/c No. 32507215776 in the name of one Suman Kumar. The caller again informed the complainant that he has to deposit some more money as taxes and transaction fee etc and in this way the complainant deposited `1,04,000/- in different accounts provided by caller and in this way the accused persons had cheated him of his hard earned money.
During the course of enquiry, it was found that some unknown callers provided different accounts from Madhya Pradesh to the complainant who deposited `1,04,000/-. Accordingly, case FIR No. 1/2015 u/s 420, 465, 466, 467, 468, 471, 120-B RPC was registered in Crime Branch, Jammu and further investigation has been taken up.
SSP Crime Branch, Jammu Mubassir Latifi said that number of similar complaints have been received in Crime Branch from different parts of Jammu province where innocent people have been duped of their money by misleading and impersonation. He appealed to the people not to fall prey to the machinations of these tricksters who befool the innocent and gullible and rob them of their hard earned money.
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