Police have arrested a fake female doctor from New Market area of Chattogram on Monday evening on charges of taking huge money from several women after promising them to provide nursing jobs at the Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH).
Ruma Akhter, 21, wife of Md Sujan, hailing from Lalmohan upazila in Bhola district, used to live in Shunner Tek area under Karnaphuli Police Station.
OC of Kotwali police station, Mohammad Mohsin said that Ruma used to say that she is a doctor of CMCH and took money from around 20-30 women alluring them to give nurse job at CMCH.
Faisal Bin Mannan, who filed a case against Ruma on behalf of a victim and his aunt Abida Begum, said that Ruma took money from Abida and other women and went into hiding.
Abida informed the matter to her family members after she could not reach Ruma despite making many calls.
Later, Faisal requested Ruma to come to New Market in the afternoon. Other victims of the fraud gathered there as well.
Sensing danger, Ruma was trying to flee the scene and police arrested her.
In primary interrogation, Ruma confessed about her fraudulent activities.