Early Times Report
Jammu, Dec 4: The Crime Branch Jammu today booked an alleged fraudster for entering into sale-deed of his shop pending bank mortgage liability.
According CB's spokesman a case against accused Gautam Kohli C/o Prop M/S Paragon Textiles, Super Bazar, City Chowk, Jammu, after it was prima facie established during the preliminary inquiry. The accused had defrauded the complainant by entering into a sale deed of his shop having a bank mortgage liability, thus concealing the material facts to the complainant.
"Complainant, Sanjay Gupta Jammu alleged that he purchased a shop from the above accused, situated at City Chowk Jammu, through a sale deed after the accused assured him that there was no bank liability pending against it. In due course of time it surfaced that there was a bank liability pending against the said shop with J&K Bank", he said, adding that reaching out to the accused for liquidation of the liability, the accused showed inability and asked the complainant to liquidate the bank liability with the assurance that he would return the amount to the complainant but never did so. He said, "Since it has been prima facie proved that the accused defrauded the complainant with the deliberate criminal intention of concealing the material facts at the time entering into the sale deed, a formal case has been registered in Crime Branch Jammu and the investigation has been initiated under law."