‘Call centre’ duping people with top smartphones offer busted

New Delhi, Jan 13 : A Fake Call Centre In Rohini Area Duping Scores Of People By Luring Them To Avail An "offer" Of Expensive Smartphones On Throwaway Prices Has Been Busted And Three People Arrested, Police Said On Wednesday.

According To Police, The Accused Packed Cheap Mobile Phones In Place Of High Value Mobile Phones, And The Buyers Did Not Check The Product At The Time Of Delivery And Handed Over The Cash.

A Raid Was Conducted On Tuesday In Rohini's Budh Vihar And Three Accused, Identified As Bhupesh Gupta, Prashant And Mohit Kumar Were Arrested.

10 Mobile Phones, One Computer, With Peripheral Devices, Used In Commission Of Crime And Registers Maintained For Records Were Recovered From Their Possession.

On Sustained Interrogation, Gupta Revealed That He And Prashant Devised A Method To Cheat People By Making Phone Calls On A Series Of Randomly Chosen Numbers And Telling Them That Their Names Have Come Up In A Lucky Draw And The Company Would Wish To Offer Them Costly Smartphones Of A Particular Company On Cheap Rates.