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Man sought over fake demand drafts

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PONDICHERRY, APRIL 9. A search has been launched for a man who allegedly cheated two shops by presenting fake demand drafts.

Police said the man purchased goods worth Rs. 87,225 from a TV showroom and gold coins worth Rs. 84,719 from a jewellery mart here recently with hand written demand drafts purportedly drawn from theCheyyar branch of a nationalised bank.

Before coming to collect the goods he had visited the shops for an estimate. The drafts were found to be a fake after it was sent for clearance. Police are examining the web cam photo taken at the TV showroom to identify the culprit, as the address given was found to be false. Investigation found six similar pending cases in Tiruvannamalai, Cuddalore and Punruti.

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