Youth held for duping people of Rs 25L in Khurda
Khurda: Khurda Industrial Area police nabbed a youth near Janla in the district today, in connection with duping several persons of more than Rs 25 lakh on the pretext of providing them jobs.
The arrested accused has been identified as Pradosh Das, of Naungan area in Jagatsinghpur district.
According to sources, acting on a tip-off, the cops raided an apartment in Janla area and arrested Das while seizing two vehicles and electronic devices worth lakhs from his possession.
A car, one scooter, two 56-inch TV sets, six mobile phones, four watches, a computer, and a printer was seized from the apartment, sources in the police said.
Das, an MBA graduate currently working in a company in Bengaluru, is in police custody and an interrogation is underway, the source added.