Bhubaneswar: The Khurda police on Monday morning arrested a youth on the charge of duping people of lakhs of rupees recently.
The arrested was identified as Manoranjan Biswal of Belapada.
According to reports, Manoranjan had fled from the village after taken lakhs of rupees from some people on the promise to provide higher amount to them after a certain period. A complaint had been lodged in the police station.
After staying outside for a few weeks, Manoranjan came to his village yesterday. Villagers detained him and called for police. On being informed by villagers, police reached the spot and arrested him.