The Mudaliarpet Police have registered a case against two persons for allegedly cheating a woman of ₹10 lakh by running a chit fund firm.

Upon receiving a complaint from the woman, a resident of Velrampet, the police have filed a case under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code and the Prize Chits and Money Circulation Schemes (Banning) Act, 1978 against Gomathi and Duraivel, residing at Thirumal Nagar in Velrampet. Further investigation is on, the police said.