R.P. Chandrasekar, a well-educated youth from Pennalurpet village, Uthukottai, was on the lookout for a authorities job. In 2018, an individual who known as himself Kiruba promised him a job in Chennai Metro Rail Restricted (CMRL) for cost of a payment. The job aspirant paid ₹21 lakh in lots of instalments via RTGS. Up to now, he has obtained neither the job nor the cash again.
In February, Okay. Malliga, 65, of Indira Nagar, Tiruttani, was on a tour to Puducherry. A pair, Iyappan and his spouse Manjula, grew to become pals along with her through the journey. The couple pretended to be influential and promised her a trainer’s put up at a authorities college. The girl instantly offered her seven sovereigns of jewelry and paid the couple ₹2 lakh. The duo did not get the job and threatened the lady when she demanded her a reimbursement.
In 2018, D. Sathyaraj, 29, Bommarajipet, Pallipet, was launched to some folks at Tiruvallur railway station. Sathyaraj and 5 others paid ₹2 lakh every to Pushparaj as he assured workplace assistant posts in Southern Railway, Chennai Division. Likewise, 40 candidates have paid ₹2 crore for jobs. Pushparaj and his associates had been arrested by police in August. Equally, greater than a dozen circumstances of job fraud are beneath investigation of District Crime Department, Tiruvallur.
Tiruvallur SP R.V. Varunkumar stated some youth are determined to get a authorities put up by any means, even by paying bribes. Making use of this, some fraudsters, who gather particulars of aspirants from any job portal or social media put up and call them, cheat the candidates. Additionally the victims who lose cash hesitate to lodge a grievance fearing social backlash.
“Now, we are attempting to determine these fraudsters and arrest them apart from initiating acceptable authorized motion to save lots of the youth from falling prey to fraudsters. We have now launched an operation — ‘job scam-clean up’ — to crackdown on fraudsters. Particular hunt can be launched to nab the accused. The victims can immediately strategy me with their complaints. The circumstances can be instantly booked and motion taken,” stated Mr. Varunkumar
Those that are usually not in a position to are available in individual can contact the SP on the telephone (6379904848) and ship WhatsApp messages, stated the police.