Shalendra Agarwal was arrested by Uttar Pradesh police who is involved in scams worth crores. Police has also arrested one of his partners in connection with the case. According to police around 40 cases have been filed against him in Agra. Kunwar Anupam Singh, Superintendent of Police, said, "Shalendra Agarwal has been arrested. Along with him, one of his partners has also been arrested. He used to cheat traders of potatoes by luring them of profit. Around 40 cases are registered against him in Agra. Chargesheet have been filed in these cases. Police will confiscate all the money from him."