NRI Inderjeet Singh of California and his father Kulwant Singh have been booked for duping a woman of cash and jewellery on the pretext of marriage.
The victim Manjot Singh said that his daughter’s wedding was fixed with Inderjit Singh. During the engagement ceremony, as a custom, the claimant gave money and jewellery to the accused. They came to know later that, he has already married to someone else without informing them and didn’t return money and jewellery given by them.
In Punjab, the Ludhiana police authorities have booked the accused on charges of cheating and criminal conspiracy and have launched a manhunt to find and arrest the accused.
Police have begun the search to arrest the accused. According to the Assistant sub- inspector, Gurpreet Singh the Punjab cops have booked the accused under Section 420 (cheating) and 120B (criminal conspiracy) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).