A Punjab man was just lately cheated by a horse dealer who deceived him into shopping for a shiny black horse for Rs 22.65 lakh. However, as soon as washed, the horse confirmed its ‘true colors’ and turned out to be a desi stallion simply dyed black, in response to a report in India Forward. The person, Ramesh Singh, is a material service provider from the Sangrur district of Punjab and had determined to put money into stud farms. Whereas in search of a superb deal, Ramesh was instructed by one Lachhra Khan from Lehar Kalan village that his buddies may assist on this. Lachhra instructed Ramesh that Jitender Pal Sekhon and Lakhwinder Singh owned a black Marwari horse. He additionally satisfied Ramesh that he may make good cash if he acquired into the enterprise and that black horses have excessive worth available in the market.
In line with Ramesh, he didn’t suppose a lot earlier than shelling out Rs 22.65 lakh for the shiny black horse and hoped to make a revenue of Rs 5 lakh by promoting it. He mentioned that Marwari horses have been probably the most sought-after breed and that their demand stays excessive available in the market.
However, what Ramesh thought was a fantastic deal later turned out to be a fraud. After taking his new horse for a shower, the animal began dropping its black coat and revealed the sunshine brown color of a desi stallion.
Reportedly, an FIR was lodged within the case and it was revealed that the accused had cheated eight different folks as properly. These embody seven folks from Lehar in Sangrur and one from Patiala. As per Ramesh, the trio used the identical modus operandi whereas dishonest their victims.
He mentioned that they strategically ask the sufferer about his earnings after participating him in informal dialog. After which they persuade him to purchase the horse. “That’s how I fell into their entice and I do know of eight different victims like me,” Ramesh added.