Police in Mumbai have issued a look-out notice as they seek the arrest of six individuals connected to OneCoin, the digital currency scheme widely believed to be fraudulent.
The investigation is said to be lead by the Economic Offense Wing, which has issued look-out notices – used to alert immigration border checks to keep an eye out for certain individuals – in the past during its OneCoin investigation.
"If any of these six accused either try to fly out or come back to the country, we will be able to nab them," Shivaji Awate, senior police inspector with the Economic Offense Wing, said in a statement.
India isn't the only country seeking to stymie OneCoin.
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