An accused, Pawan Bhardwaj (34 years) has been arrested as he posed as Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) HR and cheated people on the pretext of a fake job.
The accused, Pawan Bhardwaj, resident of Goyala Dairy, informed the police during the questioning that he used to issue online advertisements. Additionally, he used to extract random contact numbers of job seekers from job websites.
Post this Pawan used to approach job seekers with a job in the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) in exchange for money. The incident was reported post one of the Job seekers approached the police.
Commenting on the incident the police said that they received a complaint for theft of Rs 3,20,000 from a person’s bank account.
DCP (South) Chandan Chowdhary said the accused has taken Rs 3.20 lakh from the victim. However, after the transaction, the accused switched off his phone and went incommunicado.
Once Pawan Bhardwaj received the money he used to switch off his phone and kept changing locations. He has been asserted from Kutub Vihar.
Post his arrest the police also recovered one forged metro ID card, nine mobile phones, one dongle, four forged voter ID cards, four set metro notification forms, and some other papers from his possession and a case of cheating was lodged.