Odisha CB nets cyber criminal

Bhubaneswar: The Crime Branch of Odisha Police today arrested a man on charge of cheating a woman of about Rs 1.25 lakh by hacking her credit card, police said.

"The CB sleuths netted accused Saroj Kumar Tripathy 926) of Tulsipur in Cuttack from Balnagore where he was hiding," a senior official at the cyber crime police station at Cuttack said.

Tripathy was brought to Cuttack for his subsequent production before the local court, he said.

The cyber crime police station at Cuttack had registered a case under section 420 of IPC along with 66-C/66-D of Information Technology Amendment) Act, 2008 on July 2.

The CB sleuths arrested Tripathy with assistance from the Bangalore counterparts.