Publish Date: | Sat, 16 Oct 2021 08:41 PM (IST)
Bhopal Crime News: Bhopal (Navdunia representative).Bhopal STF has nabbed the kingpin of the gang who cheated the students in the name of admission in the country’s renowned medical colleges. He had also opened a firm named Karnataka Education Consultancy, Kartavati Services to cheat the students. So far 34 students have complained to STF. Of these, 15 students are from Madhya Pradesh. The gang has cheated more than 200 students.
STF DSP Ketan Adlak said that Sandeep Karwaria and Deepak Kumar were arrested earlier for cheating in the name of admission in medical college. During his interrogation, the name of gang leader KK alias Krishnakant Sharma had surfaced. After the information received from the informer, STF has arrested Krishnakant Sharma alias KK, resident of Urja Nagar, Danapur, Bihar and his fellow Agra resident Ajit Pratap Singh. Ajit Pratap Singh, a resident of Agra, who cooperated with KK in his crime, has been arrested. He used to cheat in the name of KK Gowda in Karnataka.
Admission done by taking commission of up to 1.5 crores
Police investigation revealed that KK’s gang got admission in medical colleges from management quota by taking commission of Rs 60 lakh to 1.5 crore from a student in medical UG, PG courses. Police has got information about 15 students taking admission in various colleges through KK. These include Kims Medical College Bangalore, Dattameghe Medical College Nagpur etc.
data purchased from website
During interrogation, it was found that the gang used to buy data from a website containing information of students. After this, the students were contacted on the phone and they were used to get admission. For this a call center was also opened in Delhi. This gang has been cheating since the year 2013 in the name of getting admission in engineering, medical colleges. To give confidence to the students, these people used to send bulk messages in the name of Medical Council of India. In the name of admission, 80 percent of the amount was taken in cash from the students. Apart from MP, the gang has cheated many people in UP, Maharashtra, Bihar, Karnataka, Jharkhand and Delhi.
The gang was caught on the complaint of Prateek Mishra of Rewa
The people of the gang had cheated Rewa resident Prateek Mishra of 36 lakhs on the pretext of getting admission in Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal. He was promised to get admission from the central pool quota of MCI. Prateek had lodged a complaint for not getting admission. After investigation, this gang has been caught.
They used to pretend to get admission in these colleges
Many students were cheated in the name of admission in Bansal, Bhabha, Radharaman, IES, LNCT, RKDF, and People’s Engineering College, People’s Medical College, RKDF Medical College, LN Medical College, Bhopal. Similarly, in the name of getting admission in MBBS and BAMS in KIMS Medical College Bangalore, Subhaiyya Medical College Karnataka, IPGMR Kolkata, Lokmanya Tilak Medical College Mumbai also lakhs of rupees have been grabbed.