Gurugram | Cyber East police station on Tuesday arrested three accused in the case of defrauding a person of Rs 71 lakh in the name of giving a loan against an insurance policy in Gurugram in July 2022.
The accused are residents of Delhi and Ghaziabad.
They were identified as Jitendra Kumar, a resident of Shakurpur, North Delhi, Pradeep, a resident of Rani Bagh, and Devendra Tyagi, a resident of Indrapuram, Ghaziabad. ACP Cyber Crime Vipil Ahlawat said that Jitendra and Pradeep were arrested from Delhi and Devendra from Ghaziabad.
Used to cheat by talking in a girl’s voice
Police interrogation of the accused revealed that the accused had committed the crime of cheating by getting the victim to get an insurance policy and promising to give a loan on its basis. Jitendra had provided his bank account in the fraud for a ten percent commission.
Devendra and Pradeep used to cheat people by talking in a girl’s voice through a voice change device. Six cases were registered against Jitendra and Pradeep in Maharashtra, Uttarakhand, and Chhattisgarh and one case was registered against Devendra in Chhattisgarh.
Till now, the three accused had defrauded about a hundred people in this manner. Five mobile phones and voice change devices were recovered from them. The accused have been produced in the court and taken on remand for further investigation and recovery.