Staff Reporter

CHENNAI: A 65-year-old man was arrested on charges of cheating several persons by offering them fake honorary doctorate degrees.

According to a release, the accused, Richards had offered to provide an honorary doctorate degree to complainant Muvendan . Mr.Muvendan had paid Rs.53,000 to him towards processing fee for getting the degree from America West University.

It was later found that there was no such university.

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