Puri, Dec 18 (LocalWire): Two persons, including a Naigerian national, were arrested from Delhi for allegedly duping a woman, said Odisha crime branch on Tuesday.
The accused defrauded Rs 41 lakh from the woman hailing from Puri on the pretext of sending her a gift containing a huge amount of money, laptops and ornaments after making friendship with her through Facebook.
The woman had deposited the money on different occasions on different accounts of the accused.
The arrested have been identified as Nwabueze Vincet (35) of Nigeria and Piyush Arya (22) of East Babarpur.
Crime branch brought them to Bhubaneswar on three-day remand and produced before Puri Sub Divisional Judicial Magistrate (SDJM) court on Monday.