IMPHAL, Jan 4 : Police arrested a 40 year-old man on the charge of duping a number of people of over Rs 1 crore from L Sumoul village in Churachandpur on December 30 last.
According to sources, accused Bijen alias Boyai (40), s/o Salam Thoiba Naransena Awang Leikai was running Avatar Solution at Changangei Makhai Leikai with a fake identity (Ksh Robindro).
He was arrested based on the complaint lodged by the manager of Avatar Solution.
Reportedly, the company collected a sum of over Rs 1 crore from its clients with a promise to provide loans within 45 days after depositing the down payment (25 per cent) of the loan amount.
As per the complainant, Bijen went into hiding after collecting the money from the clients. He was arrested on December 30, 2022 and is currently in police custody.