A Tamil producer who borrowed Rs 48 Lakhs saying that he is making a movie and will return the money with interest got arrested in Chennai last night.
Senthil Babu (31) of Pudukkottai Zilla in Tamil Nadu borrowed a sum of rupees 48Lakh from Ganeshan of Nerkundram district in Chennai. Senthil convinced Ganeshan that he is a producer and is in a great need of cash for the purpose of producing a film.
Though Ganeshan wasn’t convinced with his request, Senthil misled him saying that he will provide some of the film’s profit once the film releases and becomes a hit. Ganeshan, who fell in the trap, lent rupees 48Lakh to Senthil.
After the film had got completed, it went for its release. With the film gaining a positive talk and earning good profits, Ganeshan asked for the money that he gave Senthil. With ignoring Ganeshan, Senthil didn’t pay back the money.
With being ditched by Ganeshan, who didn’t give profits as well as the original amount, Senthil approached Chennai Police Commissioner and briefed him about the gone incidents. After conducting an investigation, police have confirmed that Ganeshan has cheated Senthil.
The Police took Ganeshan under their custody and submitted him the court, later took him to the Puzhal jail in Chennai.