Bhubaneswar: A fraudster known as ‘Golden Baba’ was arrested by Commisionerate police here at Chandrasekharpur. He is accused of duping people at various places of State.
Police was searching him after a victim from Barbil of Keonjhar lodged a complaint with police.
His name is Jyotiranjan Beura. He was called Golden Baba as he always wears heavy gold ornaments and attends various meetings and programmes.
According to reports, the police had been searching for the golden baba for a long period in various fraud cases following a complaint was lodged by a victim from Barbil.
Total 19 cases are pending against him in different police stations.
He was attending the BJD’s various programmes identifying himself as the party worker in Bhubaneswar.
He was the owner of four luxury cars.
Earlier, he was residing at Niladri Vihar area. Later, he shifted to Kalarahanga, on outskirts of Bhubaneswar.