Man impersonates Bank Manager, loots Rs 50,000 from beneficiary’s account

Subarnapur: Cash worth Rs 50,000 was looted from the account of a beneficiary at Mendamal village under Birmaharajpur Police limits in Subarnapur district recently.

As per reports, one Gavind Khyati of Mendamal village had allegedly received a phone call from an unknown person on June 15. During the conversation, the offender introduced himself as the Bank Manager and managed to win Khyati’s trust to get his bank account details.

“Someone called me introducing himself as Bank Manager. He said that my bank account will be closed if I didn’t share my Aadhar and ATM numbers with him for official purposes. Later when I got a message on my phone I realized that Rs 50,000 was debited from my account,” alleged Khyati.

Speaking about the fraud, Birmaharajpur Police Station IIC, Prabha Dhana, said, “We have registered a case based on his allegation and an investigation is underway.”