Social Media Helps Cops To Nab Fraud

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Kolkata: A man was arrested for defrauding people in the name of photography.

The arrested youth used to introduce himself as an employee of a renowned magazine.
Amitabh Pal, the fraud took Subhadip Sarkar of Jadavgarh to Puri. It has been
accused that Amitabh somehow stole Subhadip’s camera and other equipments and fled.

Subhadip then understood what happened. He filed a complaint at the Puri police
station but in vain. After getting no help, he had to return back to the city
empty-handed.

After coming back, he posted his entire ordeal on social media. Surprisingly,
through his post, he got to know that many people from the city have already faced
this.

Without wasting any time, he along with the other victims went and reported at the
Garfa police station.

The Kolkata Police initially faced difficulty as there was no picture of the fraud.
Later on the complainants found and submitted a half-covered face picture of the
fraud. Based on this picture, the police started an investigation.

On a tip-off, the police received information that the accused was lodged in a
hotel at Gariahat. The investigation reached and arrested him from there.

After interrogating him, the police found out that his name is Nilesh Mondal who is
a resident of East Midnapore.

After interrogating him, several cameras and camera equipments worth Rs 15 lakh
were seized from him.

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