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Kottayam man held for cheating nursing aspirants of Rs 2 lakh

A 26-year-old Kottayam native was arrested for allegedly cheating nursing aspirants of money after promising them seats in a city-based college.

Published: 29th October 2020 03:01 AM  |   Last Updated: 29th October 2020 03:01 AM   |  A+A-

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By Express News Service

KOCHI:  A 26-year-old Kottayam native was arrested for allegedly cheating nursing aspirants of money after promising them seats in a city-based college. Akhil, the accused, had collected Rs 2 lakh from aspirants.

When they got wind of the matter, the nursing college authorities filed a complaint before the Ernakulam North Police. 

Akhil, who was an employee of Mithra School of Medical Scribing at Palarivattom, acted as a middleman and collected money from the complainants, said the police. He was produced before the court on Wednesday and remanded in judicial custody.



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