The accused have been identified as Mahmud Khan and Munfed Khan. The duo was arrested based on complaint filed regarding opening of mule accounts with Indian Post Bank (IPPB) in the name of innocent persons in Nabarangpur district.
An unknown cyber fraudster has allegedly opened fake Instagram account in the name of actor turned politician Anubhav Mohanty to earn money. The matter came to fore on Saturday after Mohanty lodged a complaint at the Cyber Crime and Economic Offences police station in Cuttack.
The MP also requested the police to take stringent action against the fraudster.
With digital banking and financial transactions shooting up, there has also been a significant increase in cyber crimes, as fraudsters are devising new ways everyday to dupe the innocent.