Madhya Pradesh: Multai police in Betul district of Madhya Pradesh have arrested Vinay Ojha, father of former cricketer Naman Ojha, in a case of embezzlement of crores of rupees. He is accused of making fake credit cards in the name of farmers and withdrawing Rs 1.25 crore. Cricketer Naman Ojha’s father, along with his associates, spent about Rs. Alleged embezzlement of Rs 1.25 crore. Due to which a case was registered against him in 2013 at Multai police station under various sections. He has been on the run since the case was registered. However, Multai police arrested him and produced him in the Judicial Magistrate First Class Court on Monday.
In 2013, he embezzled Rs 1.5 crore
Multai police station in-charge Sunil Lata said that Vinay Ojha has been arrested by the Multai police in a case of embezzlement of Rs. The court has remanded accused Vinay Ojha to one day police remand. It was alleged that the then manager Vinay Ojha was arrested in 2013 for allegedly embezzling about Rs 1.25 crore from Bank of Maharashtra’s Jaulkheda branch. The then bank manager Vinay Ojha has been booked under other sections including fraud. Vinay Ojha had been absconding since the case was registered. All the accused involved in the case have been arrested. Police have arrested the then manager Vinay Ojha and remanded him.
This is the whole case
In 2013, Abhishek Ratnam Tainach was the Bank Manager at Bank of Maharashtra Branch located in Jaulkheda village in Betul district. Abhishek hatched the conspiracy during his tenure. He then met the janitors and others after his transfer, opened 34 fake accounts on Sunday, June 2, 2013, transferred KCC loans to them and withdrew about Rs 1.25 crore. Vinay Ojha was working as a branch manager at the bank when the alleged embezzlement took place. After this, the then manager Vinay Ojha, former bank manager Abhishek Ratnam, Vinod Panwar, accountant Nilesh Chalotre, Dinanath Rathore and others shared the amount of alleged embezzlement.
One day police remand
After the complaint, Multai police found out during the investigation that after withdrawing the amount, the bank manager Abhishek Ratnam, Vinay Ojha, accountant Nilesh Chalotre, Dinanath Rathore and others shared the amount. Police had registered a case against Abhishek Ratnam, Vinay Ojha, Nilesh Chalotre and others. SDOP Multai Namrata Sodhia said Vinay Ojha, father of cricketer Naman Ojha, was arrested in the embezzlement case and was produced in court. His one-day police remand was sought. Accepting this, the court has remanded him in police custody for one day.