Case of trap against the founder of OYO, another 6

BENGALURU: A cheat case has been registered against OR ME The founder of Hotels&Homes, Ritesh Agarwal, and six others were based on a complaint from a hotelier who alleges that the company did not pay rent for the rooms for the past five months, police said Monday.

In his complaint, Betz Fernandez, who owns Roxel Inn at Domlur here, stated that OR ME had booked rooms and had agreed to pay Rs 7 lakh per month.

The OR ME Hotels & Homes said in a statement that they will file a counter complaint against the Bengaluru hotel owner for "using improper legal means to sensationalise a civil dispute and get attention."