ONE ACCUSED ARRESTED BY THE STAFF OF PS ADARSH NAGAR IN A CHEATING CASE IN LIEU OF PROVIDING OXYGEN CYLINDER FOR COVID POSITIVE PATIENT.


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Ø  ONE ACCUSED ARRESTED BY THESTAFF OF PS ADARSH NAGAR IN A CHEATING CASE IN LIEU OF PROVIDING OXYGENCYLINDER FOR COVID POSITIVE PATIENT.

 

Incontinuance of efforts by North-West District in controlling/nabbing criminalsinvolved in malpractices relating to black marketing of medicines/oxygencylinders, one accused namely, Shiv Kumar (Age-38 Yrs R/o Mangol Puri, Delhiarrested by staff of PS Adarsh Nagar in a case registered vide FIR No.230/21 u/s 420 IPC dated 2.05.21 PS Adarsh Nagar regarding cheatingfor providing oxygen cylinder for covid positive patient.

On 02.05.21,complainant Sh. Hemant Kumar Guliyaani informed to local police that his fatherwas suffering from Covid and his oxygen level was dipping. Therefore, he sent aSOS message to arrange oxygen cylinder, one person Shiv Kumar contacted him onphone and assured to arrange oxygen cylinder against payment of Rs 45,000/-, heimmediately transferred the amount through "PhonePe App"and waitedfor delivery of oxygen cylinder, however the same was not delivered despiteover-charged payment already paid by the complainant. Accordingly, a caseFIR No. 230/21 u/s 420 IPC dated 2.05.21 was registered at PS Adarsh Nagarand investigation was taken up.

Withthe dedicated efforts, the Police staff of PS Adarsh Nagar was able to nab one accusednamely, Shiv Kumar (Age-38 Yrs) R/o Mangol Puri, Delhi involved in thisfraud case. He was arrested and further investigation of the case is inprogress.

 

(Dr. Guriqbal Singh Sidhu) IPS

Addl. Dy.Commissioner of Police-I

North West District, Delhi