Edu consultancy operator duo held for swindling foreign job aspirants
Nov 10, 2017-Two operators of an education consultancy were arrested on the charge of swindling foreign job aspirants.
The Metropolitan Police Crime Division (MPCD) said it arrested Ashok Kumar Yadav, 30, of Bishnupur Rural Municipality-1, Saptari, currently residing at Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, and Ishwori Shivabhakti Yadav, 38, of Bijaypur Municipality-5 of Rautahat, presently living at Chabahil, Kathmandu, acting on complaints filed by the victims. Both of them are the operators of Mitrapark-based Aza-Wai International Pvt. Ltd.
The duo had collected Rs 300,000 to 400,000 each from four persons including Bibek Bhusal of Nilottama Municipality-8 of Rupandehi district under the pretext of sending them to Canada, Turkey and Macau among other countries for lucrative jobs with handsome salaries, police said.
The victims filed a case at the MPCD after the operators did not initiate process to send them to the respective countries.
Based on the complaints, a police team deployed from the MPCD swung into action and arrested the duo from Maharajgunj, KMC-3.
They have been sent to Metropolitan Police Range, Kathmandu, for investigation.
Published: 10-11-2017 18:02