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Bitcoin scam: Second charge sheet filed against Amit Bhardwaj

ANI  |  Pune (Maharashtra) [India] 

The Police's Cyber Cell on Thursday filed a second charge sheet against investor in connection with two crypto-currency fraud cases.

According to the Police's investigation so far, no involvement of any celebrity has been found in the scam.

Earlier on June 5, Shilpa Shetty's husband was summoned by the in connection with a Bitcoin scam after alleged links with Bhardwaj were discovered.

According to media reports, Bhardwaj had started the country's first which accepted bitcoins. He had also started

He reportedly lured in investors with promises of hefty returns, assuring them of access to the

Bhardwaj was arrested in on April 5. He was then brought to for investigations in the two cases.

Earlier on June 6, police had busted a crypto-currency racket and arrested one in Maharashtra's Thane.

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First Published: Thu, June 14 2018. 20:20 IST