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