NewsNCR Exclusive: Cyber thugs take information from account holders and withdraw existing amount by luring villagers, tribals and less educated people to get funds under government schemes.
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Post Office Fraud Case: If your account is in the post office then fraud can happen to you anytime. That’s why you need to be careful. Nowadays people are being called from a number asking for their account information and accounts are being emptied. One such call came to an employee working in TV 9 and asked him for his personal details related to the account.Personal Details) sought. Let us know how these thugs can only make a phone call (phone calls) are emptying your account.
This employee working in NewsNCR said that he has both savings and current accounts open in the post office, in which there is no more than 50 rupees in any account. He told that he got a call from one of my numbers (900212882). And said that the account you have in the post office is going to be suspended. Because it is not being used for many days. Whether to deactivate or activate your account. After this the employee said that I have to keep the savings account open and close the current account.
The employee gave this information
You will be surprised to know what happened after this. Because after this, when the cyber fraudster asked for the account numbers of both the accounts, the employee gave them. After this, send OTPs of both the accounts, that too was given. After this he said that there is no balance in your account. If you add money to this account, your account will remain active. When it came to transfer money to the account, the employee got a little suspicious whether he was doing any fraud with us.
The matter came on putting money in the account
Then he said that you have to put at least 1000 rupees in your account. The employee refused to put 1000. After this, it came to 500 then 200 rupees. After this he said that you transfer the money to your account. Till then stay on line. And after putting the money, you will have to verify through OTP again. Just then what was the employee understood the whole game. And finally asked where are you speaking from, then he said, I am talking to Noida Post Office. Then the employee said that my account is of district Jalaun. Information should have been received from the post office there.
Fraud victim like this saved employee
The fraudster said that if you do not transfer money to the account, then your account will be closed. Then the employee said that let my account be closed, I will get the address from the post office. After this he cut the phone. But the employee understood on the spot, and was saved from being a victim of fraud. Please tell that the OTP that came earlier was not for any transaction, so the employee had given that OTP. They were asked only to get the details of the account.
Do not give account information over the phone
If you also get similar calls, then you need to be careful with calls from such numbers. Otherwise, you can also become a victim of fraud. If someone asks you for any information related to the account of the phone, then you do not have to give any information over the phone. You can get information about any account related problem you have by going to the bank or post office. Or if there is a problem in any situation, then the officer can call you to the bank or post office for information. That is, you do not have to give any account related information to anyone over the phone.
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