People of Gujarat lost Rs 4100 crore in 3 years in fraud 

Ahmedabad, 16 September 2023

Shocking cases of financial fraud (scam) have come to light in Gujarat. In three years, 9845 accused have been caught by the police. The thugs have grabbed Rs 4100 crore. Bhupendra Patel’s government could not catch 2322 absconding thugs.

Most of the cases are from Ahmedabad and Surat.

As stated in the Assembly, people have suffered a loss of Rs 884.36 crore in 2020-21, Rs 1583.64 crore in 2021-22 and Rs 1571.76 crore in 2022-23.

There are more than 1500 cases of fraud and cheating in Ahmedabad city. There are 1200 cases in Surat. In Gandhinagar, where the laws for the entire state are made, there have been around 250 cases. However, some sporadic cases of fraud have come to the notice of the police in the tribal districts of the state.

Year – Rs. (Ten million)
2020-21 – 884.36
2021-22 – 1583.64
2022-23 – 1571.76