Man Behind Smartphone Scam Arrested For ‘Threatening’ Rape Victim For A Year


On Saturday, October 9, the Delhi Police Crime Branch arrested the maker of the smartphone Freedom 251 and two others was arrested for allegedly threatening a rape survivor for a year in Dwarka.

The accused are Mohit Goel, Vinit and Sumit Yadav and are involved in 50 cases of cheating. They wanted to take revenge on a rape accused, Vikas Mittal, and decided to threaten the victim by posing as the rapist. Last year in August, a woman was allegedly raped by Mittal in Dwarka and had lodged a complaint. Mittal was arrested from IGI Airport. However, the victim kept receiving death threats from unknown persons about the rape. After a month, an unknown man caught the victim near Civil Lines Metro station and allegedly threatened her. A case was registered with the help of an ‘eyewitness’, Sumit Yadav, who was later ‘shot at’.

Supreme Court ‘s Intervention In The Case

In December 2020, the Supreme Court transferred the case to the Crime Branch and directed them…

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