Interstate ATM fraud gang leader arrested in Muzaffarpur

Pankaj Prasad
ATM fraud gang
ATM fraud gang

Network of more than two hundred people has been made.

Pankaj Sahni, the kingpin of inter-state ATM fraud gang, has been arrested by the Panapur OP police of Minapur on Sunday. He was arrested from his residence in Jamin Mathia village. At present, he is being questioned on OP. It is discussed that weapons, ATM cards and many types of equipment have also been found from him. Simultaneously, raids are on on his spot. He is likely to be produced in the court on Monday. Apart from Muzaffarpur, cases related to ATM fraud are also registered against Pankaj in Bengal and Himachal Pradesh.

OP is being questioned by the accused

DSP East Manoj Pandey said that the police got information that Pankaj Jamin has come to Mathia's residence. While verifying this, a raid was conducted at his house while informing the senior officers. During this he got caught by the police. During this also tried to mislead the police. But, the police was aware of his every move and did not fall for him. It is known that his father is also associated with a political party. Pankaj's younger brother Pappu Sahni is also associated with ATM fraud gang. At present, he is in jail in a case in Brahmapura.

Pankaj also holds a pistol

According to police sources, Pankaj used to keep a pistol with him. However, during the raid, the policemen did not give him a chance to take out the pistol.

network of more than two hundred people

If police officers are to be believed, Pankaj Sahni does the business of ATM fraud for more than a decade. Hacking the ATM screen carries out the crime. For this, he had also opened a training school. After the screws of the police, the training work started secretly. It is said that at present more than 200 youth are connected to Pankaj's network. Who do fraud in different ways. For this Pankaj also gives salary to them. Also gives bonus if there is a good business.

The then SHO was blown away five hundred rupees

Pankaj has also gone to jail from Mithanpura police station. Mithanpura police caught him from the red light area. Three more people were arrested along with him. Who was associated with Pankaj's network. During interrogation and investigation, Pankaj had blown five hundred rupees from the ATM room of the then Mithanpura police station and Motihari Nagar police station's Thanedar Vijay Kumar Rai in front of his eyes. At that time he had a network of 50-60 people. Which has now increased beyond 200.