Failed actress cheats NRI techie of Rs 41L with marriage promise, held

  • By TOI
  • | Friday | 12th January, 2018

Shruthi had earlier cheated Sasikumar from Namakkal district of Rs 22 lakh, Sundar from Nagapattinam of Rs 15 lakh, Arul Kumararaguru Raja from Chidambaram in Cuddalore district of Rs 20 lakh and Rajkamal from Dindigul of Rs 21 lakh. He approached the city crime branch police, who registered a case against the four and arrested them on Thursday. Using the flight ticket sent by the love-stricken man, she travelled to UK, where they met. They shared mobile numbers and she sent a lot of photos to Balamurugan. "The family has been using the same modus operandi to cheat youths hailing from rich families.

Coimbatore: A 21-year-old failed Kollywood actress, her mother, brother and a con man posing as her father were arrested by the cyber crime cell of the city police on Thursday for cheating a Germany-based software engineer of Rs 41 lakh.Police identified them as Shruthi P alias Mythili Venkatesh, who was the lead actress of the unreleased Tamil movie 'Aadi Pona Aavani', her mother Chitra alias Amutha Venkatesh, her younger brother P Subash and K Prasanna Venkatesh, who were staying in an apartment near Nava India."G Balamurugan, a native of Kattuvalavu near Edappadi in Salem district, working in an automobile company in Germany, had posted his profile on a matrimonial website in May 2017.

Shruthi contacted him posing as Mythili Venkatesh and proposed an alliance.

They shared mobile numbers and she sent a lot of photos to Balamurugan.

Using the flight ticket sent by the love-stricken man, she travelled to UK, where they met.

Balamurugan spent lakhs of rupees on her.


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