Kolkata: Two men have been arrested in a case of cheating a medical aspirant of an alleged sum of Rs. 40 lakh, in lieu of a promised medical seat. The first person was arrested by the police on Monday and identified as Sudip Dev, a resident of the salt lake area. The main accused in the case, Ayan Bose was arrested earlier on in the month.
The cheating case was reported by Shelly Sarkar of Haridevpur informed police sources. The FIR lodged states the victim to have been duped by the accused of Rs. 40 lakh.
“About Rs 26 lakh rupees was transferred through RTGS, the concerned account has been frozen,” DC (Behala) Meraj Khalid told IE.