Accountant dupes his employer of Rs 84 lakh

Sakal Times
Thursday, 21 September 2017

During his tenure as the accountant at these firms, Khedale, along with his accomplices, used the company’s cheques to transfer a sum of Rs 84,60,372 from the company’s account in a private bank to his own bank account between January 2015 and June 2017.

Pune: The police have arrested an accountant for cheating his employer to the tune of over Rs 84 lakh over the last two-and-a-half years.

Amit Kulkarni (41), a resident of Sahakar Nagar, had recruited Harshal Khedale (31) as an accountant for his firms Automatic IT Services Pvt Ltd and Automatic Software Services Pvt Ltd. Police officials at the Bharati Vidyapeeth police station said, “During his tenure as the accountant at these firms, Khedale, along with his accomplices, used the company’s cheques to transfer a sum of Rs 84,60,372 from the company’s account in a private bank to his own bank account between January 2015 and June 2017.”

The officials added that Khedale has been arrested for cheating his employer and a case has been registered against him under sections 420, 406, 407 and 34 of the Indian Penal Code. They added that 11 other persons have also been booked under the same charges.

 

 

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