- Hyderabad police on Saturday arrested a man who used to call himself an army officer
- Only the ninth pass, this person has cheated about 6.61 crores by running the matter of marriage
- He is said to have licked around 17 women and their families in a similar manner.
Hyderabad police on Saturday arrested a man who claimed to be an army officer and cheated him of about Rs 6.61 crore by running the talk of marriage. He has defrauded about 17 women and their families. The age of this person has been stated to be 42 years. At present, this fake major has been arrested by the police.
Accused Madhuvath Srinu Nayak alias Srinivas Chauhan hails from Kellampalli village in Prakasam district of Andhra Pradesh. Police have seized from him three fake pistols, three army uniforms, a fake army ID and some more fake documents. In addition to the 85 thousand rupees recovered from him, the police also seized three of his cars.
Police say that he has only studied till 9th grade but he also has fake degree of post graduation. His wife’s name is Amrita Devi. There is also a son who is an intermediate final year student. His family is currently residing in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh but he himself came to Hyderabad to live in Sainikpuri, Jawahar Nagar. He told his family that he got a job in the Indian Army and became a major.
The police also said that he made a fake Aadhaar card by the name of Srinivas Chauhan in which he showed 27-7-1986 instead of his date of 12-7-1979. During interrogation, it was found that he would find such families through marriage bureau or his acquaintances who had to marry their daughters. After this, he used to trap them in his web with the help of his fake army ID card, photo and toy pistol. He described himself as a graduate from the National Defense Academy in Pune. He used to say that he is a major in the Army’s Hyderabad range.
With the money of the fraud, he had collected a house, three cars and other means of comfort in Sainikpuri. On Saturday, on the information received in Mukhbiri, the police caught him.