Beware! OLX customers you might be cheated
Lucknow: Beware! Do not get swayed away by flashy advertisements of on-line shopping portals like OLX as the used goods you buy may be stolen ones.
One such case came to light in Lucknow when a local resident purchased a mobile tablet on OLX, the online shopping portal, and was aghast to know that it was the stolen stuff. Now, he is doing rounds of police station with no fault of his.
- Siraj Ahmad of Vikasnagar area , On January 26 last, purchased a mobile tablet for Rs 3,600 whereas its original cost was Rs 15,000..
- On February 11, he received a call from Vikasnagar police station and was told that the mobile tablet he purchased was stoled from a shop and there was case in this regard.
- Siraj is now clueless about the whole affair and was unable to comprehend what happened to him.
- Vikasnagar Station Officers Ravi Srivastava says
- There was two-month old case about mobile tablet shop. When the IEMI number of mobile tablet was tracked police reach him
- He says Siraj had no idea about the seller.
- The matter is already under probe.