Kolkata: An innovative kind of fraud case has been reported in the city of joy. The police foiled the plan that the fraudsters were making sitting inside the foodcourt of a renowned mall in Kolkata.Police nabbed the accused who were allegedly trying to At the shopping mall, the fraud was caught in
Reportedly, the fraudsters were planning some innovative mechanism to cheat at City Center 2 Food Court when they were arrested.The three accused who were arrested by the New Town Police are- Nishant Kumar, Parajit Talukdar, Abhijit Modak. On Friday, the accused were produced in Barasat court.
Police sources said that on Thursday afternoon they got an information about 3-4 youths who were sitting in the food court of City Center 2 for a long time.Along with them there were also few mobile phones and laptops with them.Having doubt on them the mall authority informed the police.Amid there work some of the them were going to the nearest ATM to withdraw money. After getting this news, the police started their surveillance. And then, the interrogation began.
At first they did not wanted to reveal their names. Finally, they revealed everything to the police about their motif and their intensions. They said that by collecting information of different people they have started a fraud cycle. They used to tempt to offer various expensive awards on behalf of the company.they used to gift Tata Safari.
Then they used to say that to get the awards one has to summit the transport charge, registration charge and several documents to get the award. Then they tried to put people in a trap.
For this the fraudsters used to provide a bank account number, where it was said to deposit the money. They used to say, if anybody does not want to take the award could take the money.The police have been searching where anyother. Meanwhile, police has interrogating the accused.