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Main accused in ISD racket case held Friday, October 12, 2001
TIMES NEWS NETWORK
AHMEDABAD:The city crime branch arrested the main accused, Prakash Vinjani on Wednesday in connection with the ISD racket unearthed from Kubernagar last month.
The police also suspects that at least two employees of the Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd may be involved in the racket.
Three persons have been accused in this case unearthed by the crime branch following a tip-off from the telephone department where it was learnt that ten telephone lines were operating from a single building in Kubernagar.
Later investigations revealed that at least 24 lines had been operating from this building where a connection had been established with the United States via a dish antenna.
The other accused is the owner of the building Pandu Soni. The building had been rented to the accused for four months and it is assumed that the racket was in operation since then.
Further, the police suspects that the accused had established contact with someone in the US who was paying them in American dollars.
News Source : The Times of India [India's best Newspaper]