Kerala man arrested for creating fake website in name of Metro Rail

Jul 09, 2018, 18:07 IST | PTI

He "stole" design, information and photographs from the existing metro rail website to create a fake portal resembling the original one and even issued advertisements about job opportunities

Kerala man arrested for creating fake website in name of Metro Rail
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A man from Kerala has been arrested for allegedly creating a fake website in the name of Chennai Metro Rail (CMRL). The Cyber Crime Wing of the city police arresetd S Sreejith of Malappuram in Kerala yesterday, an offical release
here said today.

He "stole" design, information and photographs from the existing metro rail website to create a fake portal resembling the original one and even issued advertisements about job opportunities, it said. The action was taken based on a complaint from CMRL, it said, adding the man has been remanded to custody.

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