Noida, May 30 -- Five individuals, including a Chinese national, were arrested by the Noida police for their alleged involvement in facilitating mule bank accounts for perpetrating cyber frauds, senior police officers said on Wednesday.

Police said mule accounts are those that are used for depositing and transferring cash that was obtained illegally.

According to Manish Mishra, additional deputy commissioner of police, Noida, the police uncovered the racket following a tip-off about the bulk purchase of SIM cards in Noida.

"Five people, including a Chinese national, who were part of a group allegedly involved in duping innocent people through social media platforms have been arrested from different places under jurisdiction of Expressw...