Rs 1.2 lakh fraudulently transferred from resident’s bank account

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
  • Updated: Jul 01, 2014 17:05 IST

A Sector 21B resident complained that an unidentified miscreant withdrew money from her bank account through online transaction without her knowledge. According to the police, Aarti Mehta, a resident of Sector 21B, reported that an unidentified person did an online transaction and withdrew Rs 97,718 and 25,486 from her Axis Bank account on March 27.

In a similar incident, Sector 18D resident, Om Parkash, reported that an unknown person extracted Rs 50,000 from his State Bank of India (SBI) account in Sector 18 on March 27.

The police registered separate cases of cheating under sections 419, 420 of the IPC and section 66, 66C, 66D of the IT Act at the Sector 19 police station. The police are investigating the case.

In a se parate incident, Mohamed Naushad, a resident of Sector 49, alleged that Vijay Kumar alias Balwant Singh, a Jalandhar resident, and Pardeep Kumar of New Delhi cheated him by forging his signatures on rent receipts. The police registered a case of cheating, forgery and criminal intimidation.

In yet another incident, Manimajra-resident Ajay Grover alleged that Manish Goyal and Praveen Goyal, both residents of Sector 7B, cheated him in connection with the rent of healthcare machines at Chandigarh Heart Centre in Sector 8A. The police registered a case of cheating and investigation into the case is on.

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