The Fact News Service
S.A.S. Town, April 7
Satinder Singh, Senior Captain Police, District SAS Nagar said that under the campaign launched against bad elements in the district, Amarpreet Singh, PPS, Deputy Captain Police Technical Support and Forensic and Cyber Crime, District S. A.S Nagar arrested Nikhil Thakur resident of village Makar, Hamirpur police station Sadar Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh Hall resident room No. 01, Arash Tower, police station Balongi, SAS Nagar along with the police party.
The accused had changed the ATM card of a person at Kharar SBI ATM on 24.2.2021 under the pretext of helping him in the ATM. The ATM cards and used cars of 4 different banks were recovered.
During the investigation, a gold pendant purchased by Nikhil Thakur with the ATM card exchanged by the plaintiff and Rs. 20,000 / – were recovered. A total of 12 ATM cards of various banks have been confiscated by Nikhil Thakur. The arrested accused has already been booked in various police stations for ATM theft/transfer fraud. Further investigation is being carried out by Cyber Cell Team SAS Nagar and information about the owners of the recovered ATM cards is being sought.
It may be recalled that Gurjot Singh Klare PPS Captain Police Traffic and Cyber Crime District SAS Nagar as per the guidelines Mr. Amarpreet Singh PPS Deputy Captain Police Technical Support and Forensic and Cyber Crime District S. A.S Nagar including S.I. Amandeep Singh in-charge Cyber Cell District SAS Nagar and Cyber Cell SAS Nagar team examining the petition filed by the plaintiff against him for fraudulent payment of money and cyber technique and CCTV footage. Case No. 116 dated 31.03.2021 under Section 380 IPC, 66-D IT Act was registered with City Kharar Police Station, SAS Nagar.