Odisha Police Arrests 5 Online Fraudsters From Uttar Pradesh
Kalahandi: A senior citizen couple were duped of Rs 2,68,000 through online fraud in Bhawanipatna city of Kalahandi district in Odisha on January 16.
The victims has been identified as Gangadhar Subudhi and his wife.
Five cyber fraudsters from Hamirpur in Uttar Pradesh were arrested today. The accused were identified as Abhilash Singh, Parvez Ahmed, Waheed Khan, Saharukh Khan and Junaid Ahmed, informed Bhawanipatna Sub Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) Satyanarayan Subudhi in a press conference.
A total of Rs 52,388 and 10 mobile phones have been seized from the alleged fraudsters.
A three membered squad of Kalahandi police has been formed to further investigate into the matter, added the SDPO.