The man then approached the local police station,” said an officer investigating the case.
Two men were arrested by the Crime Branch for allegedly duping over 50 people by claiming to belong to central government agencies, promising government jobs and forging government documents.
The accused also took around Rs 10,000 to Rs 50,000 from each candidate as commission,” the officer added.
“All the people who were enlisted by them believed that they were working for the central government.
When police started investigating, they realised these organisations had been in operation since 2017.