A supply govt of an e-commerce agency allegedly stole 10 iPhones by changing them with dummy telephones on the way in which to ship them to the shopper right here, police mentioned on Thursday.
Station in-charge of Matrix Finance Solution, which delivers Amazon‘s parcel, Ravi in his criticism alleged that on March 27 supply govt Lalit was handed over a buyer’s parcel, which contained 10 iPhones and an AirPods, at his tackle, they mentioned.
However, as an alternative of delivering the parcel, Lalit changed the iPhones with replicas and despatched his brother Manoj to deposit them again to the corporate claiming that the shopper couldn’t be contacted, Ravi mentioned in his criticism.
Suspecting some tampering with the packaging, the parcel was opened and the supply firm discovered the pretend telephones inside, police mentioned.
Meanwhile, upon not receiving his parcel, the shopper additionally cancelled his order, they mentioned.
An FIR has been registered towards Lalit underneath sections 420 (dishonest), 408 (felony breach of belief by worker) of the Indian Penal Code at Bilaspur police station on Wednesday, they mentioned.
Efforts are on to nab the accused who’s absconding, they mentioned.
Meanwhile, Rajeev Chandrasekhar, the deputy minister for info know-how, mentioned that the US tech large Apple may double or triple investments in India, together with exports, over the following few years as the corporate opened a second retailer on this planet’s greatest smartphone market after China.
Apple primarily assembles iPhones in India by way of Taiwan contract producers however plans to broaden into iPads and AirPods, because it seems to be to chop reliance on China.
Its iPhones made up greater than half of whole smartphones price about $9 billion (roughly Rs. 74,000 crore) exported from India between April 2022 and February, information from the India Cellular and Electronics Association exhibits.