EOW initiates probe in Bike Bot scam
More than 600 persons were cheated with the same modus operandi
New Delhi: The Economic and Offences Wing (EOW) of Delhi Police has started their probe in Bike Bot scam. Police said that an FIR has been registered a case in this regard.
The accused in the case used the name of Prime Minister's employment scheme to dupe people. According to the police, the complainant in the case told that a gang duped her and other persons for nearly Rs 42,000 crore. More than 17 persons were named in the case.
Additional Commissoner of Police (EOW) Suvashis Chaudhary said that they have registered a case in this regard and probe is going on. According to police, one Rajesh Solanki met the complainant and told her that if she work or invest in Gravit Investors promoter limited then she will earn monthly income. The complainant in the case first declined to work with Solanki but later the suspects in the case tried to lured the complainant by stating that people who are working with company are earning huge profits and if she invest money in Bike Bot Taxi scheme then she will Rs 10-15 thousand per month.
The complainant in the case also talked to one Sanjay Bhati who told her that her money will be safe with him.
"The complainant were told by suspect to deposit money in the company so that she can earn Rs 10-15 thousand per month. There will no cheating with her, " police said.
Later, the complainant in the case interacted with several other persons who told her about the profit which she can earn after investing in the company. So the victim paid money and were duped. The money was more than 24 lakh. The suspect in the case talked about some bike which cost more then Rs 60,000 and after investing on the bike, they will earn more Rs 10-15 thousand, police said. Like this modus operandi more than 600 persons were cheated.
Recently police arrested the franchise head of the infamous Bike Bot Taxi service. The director/owner of the company has also surrendered before the Surajpur court. Cops said that the company has duped over two lakh people from various states of India on pretext of double returns in one year. According to police, the accused were identified as franchise head Vijay Pal Kasana and director of the company Sanjay Bhati.