40-year-old man arrested for allegedly duping medical aspirants in Delhi


A 40-year-old man, wanted by Chattisgarh police for allegedly duping medical aspirants on the affection of sending them to Kyrgyzstan, has been arrested, police said on Thursday.

Gopalan Anish Acharya, a resident of Dwarka region in the national capital, was arrested by the Delhi Police Crime Branch, they said.

Acharya had allegedly floated an educational society for the sake of Luxmi Narain training consultancy, situated at Pushtak Road in Mohan Nagar Durg in Chattisgarh, alongside three others, said Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime), Ravindra Yadav.

They used to charge lakhs of rupees for getting an admission to medical aspirants in MBBS course in Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan.

They had allegedly duped eight medical aspirants of Rs. 18 lakh each, he included.

Dr Premlal Baghel, whose son was duped of Rs. 18 lakh, moved toward Chattisgarh police with a complaint, taking after which the police looked for assistance from Delhi Police, the officer said.

It was found that Acharya, who is a resident of Dwarka, was hiding here and was arrested. He is himself a MCA graduate from Kyrgyzstan.

Two other blamed, distinguished as Vaishno and Arvind Ghosh, have prior been arrested by Chattisgarh police.