A scam of promising jobs to youngsters in Railway Stations contract company and extracting money for the same has come to the fore after a youth from Kamptee filed a complaint.
As per the information, youngsters from a long time were being lured into a railway job. However, when months past by and no information was provided, one of youngsters threatened to file a complaint with the police and Railways. Scared by the threat, the accused returned him the amount.
According to sources in the Railway, the contract of watering in Nagpur Railway Station has been provided to a private contractor. To provide job in the company, the concerned railway employee demanded 210,000 from the youth through a middleman. Desperate for work, the youngsters paid the amount.
The youngsters are unaware whether the middleman transferred the amount to the railway employee or not. However, even after months, they didn’t hear any confirmation about the promised job.
Amidst this, a youth from Kamptee threatened to make complaints to Railway authorities and Railway police. Following which, the middleman returned him Rs10,000.
The youth still filed a complaint with the railway police. However, since he got his money back, Railway Police is not taking any action on the complaint. Railway police has been informed in this matter.