The Cybercrime Cell has arrested a
The scam came to light on Thursday after an advertisement was placed in newspapers on October 15. The “advertisement for direct recruitment by
Following this, the Labour and Employment Department of Gujarat government issued a clarification, refuting that they had placed the advertisement.
They also filed a complaint with Cybercell.
Talking to Mirror, DCP Cyber Crime Amit Vasava said, “The accused Sachin Pandya developed the website and placed the advertisements. Till now, a total of 4,000 students have paid money online. Initial probe has revealed the name of Pandya and Raghuvarsinh Sarvaiya.” The probe is focussed Pandya in whose account around Rs 14 lakh have been collected, he added.
Pandya has studied till Class 12 and runs recruitment agencies in Ahmedabad and Rajkot.