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Poonam Singh

Kandhamal: A man, who allegedly duped crores of rupees on the pretext of offering lucrative jobs to people was arrested by Phulbani Town Police.

According to reports, Phulbani Town Police after receiving numerous complaints against the accused Rohit Behera, who cheated people in the name of offering government jobs by posing as an official, initiated an investigation into the matter and nabbed him.

Police seized Rs 81,000 cash, 4 mobile phones, 7 ATMs, 5 passbooks, 15 duplicates seals and forged documents from Rohit.

“Rohit Behera has duped several people of Kandhamal and collected aroundRs 1 crore. We have recovered cash, multiple ATM cards and stamps from him," said Kandhamal SP Prateek Singh.

However, on the other hand, Rohit's wife Jayanti Behera alleged that her husband was beaten and picked up by the police in the middle of the night. Jayanti met the SP seeking justice for her husband.

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