A 21-year-old faculty pupil from suburban Bandra misplaced greater than Rs 6 lakh to cyber fraudsters who lured her with straightforward cash, an official stated on Tuesday.
The complainant on March 19 acquired a Telegram message from an individual who recognized himself as one Narenkumar and stated she may earn cash by clicking on a movie-related web site, the official stated. He then shared a hyperlink along with her.
The complainant acquired some cash in her checking account after she adopted his directions. A number of days later, a lady bought in contact along with her and supplied to pay good-looking returns if she deposited cash and did the identical factor that she had carried out earlier, he stated.
Final week, the scholar paid greater than Rs 6 lakh however didn’t obtain the anticipated returns. When the person and lady didn’t reply to her messages, she approached the Bandra police station with a criticism, he stated.
A case has been registered and a probe is underway, the official added.
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