Thane Police busted which allegedly duped US citizens for offering them loans and arrested 16 people linked an official said.
After getting a tip the police raided the call center in wagle estate on the night of friday and saturday and arrested the people.
Cops said the accused would contact people in Us and offer them loans after receiving bank details. The accused would take funds from their accounts, the official said.
An agent coordinating in the US would collect the money and transfer it to India through ‘hawala’ after taking his share from it, the police said.