Guwahati, July 14: In a sensational incident, AGP MLA Utpal Dutta became victim of cyber crime when miscreants looted around Rs 14 lakh from his SBI account of Dispur Branch in Guwahati.
The incident came to light recently when the MLA’s wife had gone to the bank to withdraw money.
According to reports, the registered mobile number against the SBI account was changed on May 19 without the knowledge of the MLA. The money was then stolen from his account through internet banking.
The MLA is meanwhile suspecting the bank officials to be involved in the crime. He has further alleged that the bank authorities of the particular branch are not cooperating with him on the issue.
The MLA of Lakhimpur has filed an FIR at Dispur Police Station in this regard.
Details to follow.