The police caught the accused which used to deceive foreign nationals by calling in the name of IT major, Microsoft company.
On Monday, Bidhannagar police in West Bengal registered a fake call centre in Salt Lake Sector V. Police caught they're cheating all the Spanish and German nationals in the name of IT major, Microsoft company.
According to the report, on Monday police raid at a fifth-floor office of Dreambolic Technology Pvt ltd at EN block in Sector V. There police found they were making international calls using voice over internet protocol (VOIP) technology to individuals from different countries. Which is illegal in India because police were unable to trace the calls.
A senior officer of Bidhannagar Commissionerate said, “On interrogation, the company owners confessed that they used to deceive foreign nationals by calling and offer fake assurance of solving computer problems impersonating as Microsoft employees in an in-genuine manner and had misappropriated a huge amount of money through various gateway of transaction."
According to the present information, police had seized Rs 22.17 lakh and a number of electronic devices and computer hard-drives and printouts and had also arrested the owners Shibasis Jana and Rahim Passa before sealing the call center. On Tuesday, both the accused were send to seven days of police custody by a Salt Lake court.