But, they were then forced to work in call centres and cryptocurrency scams, and were abused if they refused to cooperate," he added.
Pramod Sahoo of Rajnagar said, the offer included a job in Kuwait for a monthly salary of Rs 50,000 along with free food and accommodation.
In 2017, he was lured by Akash Singh who, like the gang in Akshay Kumar starrer Special 26, promised to get him a job in the Food Corporation of India on payment of Rs 60 lakh.
At least 40 people from the State and 300 other Indians are still stuck in Myawaddy in south-eastern Myanmar which is under the control of the Myanmar army.
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The ED counsel said the Central agency has to be impleaded as there were chances for suppression of facts as the matters were between the government and a minister.
While the Congress is all set to attack the BJP government with charges of corruption in the ongoing session, the BJP is preparing to counterattack the opposition.
In her statement, Vinnarasi reportedly said she married Sudhakar after the death of her first husband, pretended to be a sub-collector to swindle people and live a luxurious life.
The modus operandi of the rackets came to light after a 23-year-old youth, Yashwanth P of Varappuzha, landed in the custody of enforcement agencies in Qatar for carrying drugs.
The government at Centre is more dangerous than the British Raj. I don’t know how, but I can say the BJP will lose the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, she said.
"We came to know about eight apartments in and around Kolkata in Arpita’s name. She is yet to disclose the source of the money that was used to purchase the properties," an ED official said.
"Charges of wrong merit lists and other recruitment anomalies have been raised by the job aspirants. This is unbecoming in Bengal, the land of worshippers of Goddess Saraswati," he said.
Around 50 members of the SFI led by Shuvajit Sarkar said that even though Chatterjee has been arrested, others in the ruling establishment who were involved in the scam are yet to be nabbed.
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TMC spokesperson Kunal Ghosh said that the party has no connection with the woman from whose possession huge amount of cash was recovered.
The arrested was identified as D Chinnappan alias David Paul (57) of Poombukar Nagar at Viswanathapuram near Thudiyalur in the district.
The Congress claimed that a Karnataka Minister 'influenced' the CID, probing the Police Sub-Inspector recruitment scam, and got an accused person in the case released.
Passing the order, the court observed that the counsel representing the state government failed to point out any clinching evidence against Azam Khan.
Jobin Manuel, 28, of Kottayam, was arrested on May 16 by Palarivattom police for impersonating a naval officer who promised jobs at the naval base.