Man arrested for calling Maharashtra assembly,impersonating Sharad Pawar

Police said on Thursday that one man and another were arrested for calling Mantralaya, the government headquarters of Maharashtra, and pretending to be the head of the PNC Sharad Pawar to talk to an official. The police said, imitating Pawar’s voice. A police officer said that he used a “fake call” application that could easily change his voice. He said that this phone number was recognized as the home number of the chairman of the Congress Party on the mobile phone of the tax bureau…The officials suspected that there was a problem with the voice, and called Pawar’s bungalow. The police said they told him that Pawar was in Delhi. After notifying the authorities, a case was registered at the Gamdevi Police Station under IPC Article 419 (Cheating per Person) on Wednesday night. The Mumbai Crime Department’s anti-extortion team also launched a parallel investigation and arrested three people from Pune. The main defendant and his associates were subsequently arrested.