Pankaj Singh, Member of Legislative Assembly, NOIDA, felicitates students during his visit to VidyaGyan Leadership Academy, Bulandshahr
A 29-year-old man was arrested for allegedly decamping with Rs 8 lakh his employer had given him to deposit in a bank, police said today.
On December 4, one Vikas Kumar approached the Nehru Place metro police station with a complaint, they said.
Kumar, a manager with a restaurant cum bar, gave Rs 8 lakh to Jiwan Thapa, who worked as a servant at the restaurant to deposit it in a bank, the police said.
He alleged that Thapa fled with the amount without depositing it in the bank, they said.
Various teams were constituted to trace the accused, the police said.
The stolen amount was recovered from him, he said.
Later, to meet his growing expenses, he decided to commit the crime and wanted to escape to Nepal for doing business by using the money, he added.
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