Web Of Deceit: How This Gang Used E-Commerce Sites To Dupe Scores
The Times of India Delhi|September 14, 2020
Web Of Deceit: How This Gang Used E-Commerce Sites To Dupe Scores
New Delhi: Ten people have been arrested from different parts of Haryana and Rajasthan for allegedly duping people from Delhi-NCR after contacting them through e-commerce websites.

The cyber cell of Delhi Police carried out the operation as part of a crackdown to curb online crimes originating from the Nuh, Bharatpur and Mathura tri-junction region, using popular e-commerce platforms engaged in sale-resale of goods.

According to around 300 complaints received on the national cybercrime portal, the accused posed as army/paramilitary personnel to gain trust of victims. The SIM cards used in the racket were sourced from as far as Barpeta in Assam and Telangana.

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September 14, 2020