A pair allegedly cheated a 40-year-old guy from Dombivli in Maharashtra’s Thane district by way of taking Rs 37 lakh from him at the commitment of initiation a health club, police stated on Saturday. The sufferer works as a supervisor at an car showroom, an professional of Naupada police station stated.
According to the criticism lodged by way of him, a case underneath Indian Penal Code (IPC) divisions 420 (dishonest), 406 (prison breach of believe) and 34 (ordinary purpose) used to be registered towards Mandar Mukund Sabnis and his spouse Varsha.
“The victim used to regularly go to a gym at Dombivli, where he came in contact with the accused in 2021. Sabnis told him about their plan to start a gym and sought financial help from the victim. The accused told him that the gym project, which was to come up in Thane and Dombivli, would cost Rs 1.50 crore,” the professional stated.
Initiation 2021, the couple took cash to the track of Rs 37 lakh from the sufferer for the proposed health club, which used to be by no means arrange.
When the sufferer requested them about it, they gave evasive replies to him, following which he approached the police and lodged a criticism.
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