KATHMANDU, June 19: The Metropolitan Crime Division has arrested a person on charge of fraud. Prabin Poudel, 34 of Ganeshthan, Nuwakot, allegedly swindled several people out of Rs 60 million in total, promising good paying jobs in Singapore.
He was brought to the central capital today and made public amid a press conference. As said by Division Chief Senior Superintendent of Police Sahakul Kumar Thapa, it has been found that the alleged swindler has opened a firm in Bishalnagar to get public contacts in a fake way, from where he was doing the illegal business.
The victims were told that they would get jobs in Singapore's cruise. During the investigations, it is revealed that he arranged training for several people in Lucknow of India, promising them well-paid jobs in a Singapore-based company. He allegedly swindled over 300 people, the Division said.