Bilaspur police has arrested Vimal Jain, Congress leader and well known businessman, along with his son in a case of cheating.
The arrest had been aided by Raipur Crime Branch as well.
This comes after complaint from a trader Arjandas Vasvani who lodged a plant of Rs 2.87 crores.
As per the plaint, the father-son duo sold off shop to him for Rs 2.87 crores but then did not carry out registry of the property even after a year having elapsed.
The complainant then said that he got to know recently that the shop sold is actually mortgaged with the bank and that the father-son have to the tune of Rs 13 crores as debt.
Police is said to have carried out probe and registered case against father son as well as brother Kamal Jain, Varun and Vaibhav.
It need be mentioned that Raipur police Superintendent has directed of speedy action against those involved in fraud, cheating cases.