Hyderabad: Two Nigerians were arrested by the Hyderabad Cyber Crime police on Monday for creating a fake Apollo Pharmacy website to dupe people.

The city-based Apollo Pharmacy had recently detected that some unknown persons had created a website, www.apollopharmacyindia.in, with an intention to cheat customers by posing as genuine Apollo Pharmacy online representatives. A complaint was filed with the Jubilee Hills police.

The fake website claimed that it would supply various drugs including Viagra which were in fact not offered by Apollo Pharmacy.

The police tracked the website details and arrested Adeyemi Omotoyo Julis and Ayobe Happiness of Nigeria from Banjara Hills, Central Crime Station (CCS) inspector Chand Pasha said.