Incident Reports

One arrested in Parbat on the charge of scamming 60 lakh using a fake Facebook id of a female friend


Gandaki, Parbat, Modi, Ward 2

Police arrested  Bishow Sharma, a 26 year old resident of Modi rural municipality-2 in Parbat, accused of making fake Facebook ID and scamming 60 lakh rupees. Investigation showed that, Bishow used the photo of his female school mate to create a id and was able to scam the amount. 

The fake id-holder refused to meet the scammed guy upon his repeated request, and went out of contact disabling the account after the guy who sent money  asked to reimburse the amount. Police arrested the accused on April 6 for further investigation.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Harassment
Primary Cause Disputes over inheritance, debt, land and other economic disputes
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media