Mangaluru: A woman was cheated after promising free mobile phone and Sim card at Innoli Majikatta in Pavoor village. The fraudsters who had lured the woman had sent gold plated images of different Gods through speed courier.
Jayanthi Leeladhar received frequent calls from two women from two telephone numbers stating that there was an offer wherein she would get touch screen mobile phone and free BSNL Sim. They managed to convince Jayanthi to deposit Rs 1,850 in the post office.
A few days later she received a parcel in which there were gold plated images of Gods instead of a cell phone. The accused when contacted had reportedly given her vague replies.