CHENNAI: The City Crime Branch (CCB) police arrested a man on charges of cheating here on Tuesday.
A police press note said that Elangavi of Dharmapuri district Pappireddipalayam had paid Rs 5.50 lakh to two men, identified as Raghavan of Vadapalani and K P Sivakumar of Arumbakkam, Chennai in 2005.
The duo had allegedly promised to get Elangavi a teaching post in Anna University, but failed to do so.
Acting on a complaint, the CCB team arrested Sivakumar in the city on Monday. Raghavan was in March 2005.
Further investigation is on.