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Rs 25 lakh cheating: Clothes' factory owner booked

chandigarh Updated: Apr 22, 2014 21:25 IST
HT Correspondent
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Hindustan Times

An owner of a clothes' factory was booked for cheating Rs 25 lakh over a deal of clothes in SAS Nagar. The accused has been identified as Manjit Singh, a native of Kharmana village in Bhadurgarh, Haryana.

Kharar resident Prem Singh, in her complaint, said he had signed a deal of readymade clothes with the accused, owner of the factory.

Following to the deal, the victim had given the amount in advance and the accused had promised him to deliver the clothes. The deal was fixed in 2010. But after two years, he failed to deliver the clothes or neither did he return the victim's money.

Following the incident, a complaint was lodged on December 2012 to senior superintendent of police (SSP) of SAS Nagar. Further, the matter was also investigated by the Economic Offence (EO) Wing and a case was registered against Manjit under sections 420 (cheating) and 406 (criminal breach) of the Indian Penal Code. The accused is still at large.