Pune: A cheating case has been registered by the police against two people claiming to be online job consultants for duping a 26-year-old from Karnataka of Rs 85,000.
The suspects promised the complainant, Santosh Ashok Suryavanshi from Belgaum in Karnataka, a job as an engineer with a reputable company but allegedly did not keep their word.
One of the suspects was identified as Aryan Aniruddh, a resident of NIBM road in Kondhwa. He and his unknown accomplices were charged with Sections 420 (cheating) and 34 of IPC.
"Suryavanshi had registered on the job portal naukri.com and had submitted his bio-data as he was in search of a job. A few days later he got a call from a lady and the main suspect Aniruddh, who claimed to be online job consultants attached with another portal called gojob.com," said Police sub-inspector Jitendra Kadam of the Kondhwa police station.