A Gurugram man was arrested this week for allegedly selling luxury vehicles like Audi and Fortuner on online classifieds portal OLX.com. The sale was conducted illegally after he obtained the vehicles on rent from their owners using forged documents.
According to the DeccanChronicle.com, the accused Ajay Dabas, a resident of Jhajjar in Haryana, was arrested from Basai village last evening following a tip-off that he was hunting for client to sell two luxury cars.
“Dabas was actively reselling such cars after taking real cars owner in confidence. He hired cars on rent for running them in private MNCs from the owners on the pretext of giving them good amount in return and gave them agreements on his fake identity card such as Adhaar card, voter card, cheques of forge bank accounts,” Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Crime Sumit Kumar said.
“After obtaining cars, he would switch off his phone numbers,” Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Crime Sumit Kumar said in an interview.
He then used to sell them on ‘OLX’, a popular classifieds portal, to get easy money. He has sold many cars in Noida, Mumbai and Delhi through the marketing website, Kumar said.