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UP STF busts gang involved in cloning cheques, 3 held

Press Trust of India  |  Lucknow 

The (STF) of busted a gang allegedly involved in duping people by cheques and arrested three of its members.

Acting on a series of complaints, the arrested who was working as an at a in district, according to an official release.

During interrogation, Singh confessed that he used to pass on information about the name of account holders, the amount in their accounts and the series of the last to of Kanpur, it said.

The gang members used to prepare cloned cheques with the help of some bank employees, the release said.

Gupta and his accomplice have also been arrested from Kanpur, the release said, adding that cash worth Rs 14.80 lakh, stationery used for making cloned cheques, 101 Aadhaar cards, 44 books of different banks and 159 used cheques were recovered from their possession.

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First Published: Fri, December 07 2018. 18:10 IST