Greater Noida, Feb. 8 -- A wanted property dealer was nabbed by the Ecotech 3 police on Friday for allegedly illegally selling land in the Hindon floodplains to unsuspecting buyers.
The suspect was identified as Fagu Manto, from Bihar, who was working as a property dealer since the past few years.
According to police officers, he was wanted in at least two cases of fraud from 2018 in which some of his alleged partners had also been named.
Police said one of the victims who Manto alleged duped is a retired Navy personnel who had invested Rs 9 lakh in 2014. "The land was in Suthiyana village and we had purchased 100 square yards. Me and my family decided to build a house on the plot in 2018 and it was then that we found out that this was a...