Self-proclaimed godman in Dombivli booked for looting family of Rs31L

Ramnagar police in Dombivli have registered a case against a self-proclaimed godman for allegedly looting a family of 31 lakh on the pretext of removing negative energy from the family
A self-proclaimed godman in Dombivli has been booked for looting a family of Rs31L on the pretext of removing negative energy from the family. Police are yet to arrest him. (HT FILE)
A self-proclaimed godman in Dombivli has been booked for looting a family of Rs31L on the pretext of removing negative energy from the family. Police are yet to arrest him. (HT FILE)
Published on Jan 22, 2022 06:49 PM IST
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The Ramnagar police in Dombivli have registered a case against a self-proclaimed godman who allegedly looted a family of 31 lakh on the pretext of removing negative energy from the family.

The complainant, 33-year-old Priyanka Rane, came to know that her mother and brother have given almost 31 lakh over the past few months to a godman, Pawan Patil, for curing their problems. The godman told them that someone had done black magic on the family and after removing that, their problems would be solved.

An investigation officer said, “The man had shown the family different tricks and magic to gain the trust of the family. To solve their problems by performing different pujas, he had taken the money from the family. There are several other followers of this man and we are investigating it. We are yet to arrest the accused.”

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