A person from Madhya Pradesh has been arrested for making a pretend profile within the title of a police official on Fb and demanding cash from his associates and relations, the Delhi Police mentioned at present.
The matter got here to gentle when an official of the Indian Police Providers approached the cops in Lodhi Colony in Delhi on September 26 and filed a grievance towards a person impersonating him on the social networking web site, police official Atul Thakur mentioned.
The accused was utilizing the official’s title and show photograph to dupe folks. He additionally requested the official’s relations and associates to switch cash into his account on-line.
The Delhi Police then filed a case primarily based on the official’s grievance.
After investigation, it was discovered that the accused was a resident of Satna in Madhya Pradesh and was recognized as Munna Lal, the police mentioned.
The Delhi Police reached Satna and arrested him.
Throughout interrogation, the accused mentioned he was working as a veterinary physician in Madhya Pradesh however to make simple and quick cash, he began making pretend profiles on Fb and duping folks, the police mentioned.
The police mentioned lots of people have resorted to the tactic of duping folks via Fb to make cash.