Police arrested three persons from Bhubaneswar in a cheating case and brought them here on Saturday.
The police had earlier arrested three persons including a woman in the same case for impersonating as agents of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and cheating youths by promising them of jobs in Government sector.
In a Press release, the police said Sujogya Kumar Guru of Gajapati district is the kingpin of the offence and other duo are Sunil Kumar Roy of Pipili and Sagar Kumar Jena of Jagatsinghpur. The scam is widely spread over several districts of Odisha. More links have been ascertained in the scam and misappropriation of money is more than Rs 5 crore.
Later, in the evening they were produced in the court of the JMFC, where their bail application was rejected.