Delhi: 2 Foreigners Arrested For Cheating People On Pretext Of Oxygen Cylinders

Delhi: 2 Foreigners Arrested For Cheating People On Pretext Of Oxygen Cylinders

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Delhi Police found that they were using more than 20 bank accounts for cheating (File)

Two African nationals have been arrested for allegedly cheating people on the pretext of providing them oxygen cylinders, police said on Sunday.

The accused have been identified as Cheema Benneth (42), a native of Nigeria and Jonathan Kojo (44), a resident of Ghana, they said.

On May 5, a man told the police that he was in need of an oxygen cylinder for his relative who was suffering from COVID-19 and after finding a phone number on the social media, he contacted the accused who told him to pay Rs 16,000 for an oxygen cylinder and Rs 4,000 as transportation charge, following which the complainant transferred Rs 20,000 to their account, officials said.

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