A 32-year-old Nigerian man was arrested by Kolkata police for allegedly cheating 20 people of Rs 3 crore.
The suspect promised to organize kidney donations for them.
The Police said David Ujma Uba came to India four years ago on a tourist visa.
The suspect stayed in Kolkata, created a fake hospital website and issued an advertisement asking those who need kidney to get in touch with him. He cheated them after the money was transferred into his bank account.
His victims registered a complaint with Kolkata cyber crime police in April.
Knoqing that cops are on his trail, he relocated to Tamil Nadu and then to Bengaluru. He was staying with his friend at Nagenahalli Dinne near Kothanur. Police traced him through his phone’s call record details.