Keeping in view of the rising cases of job scams, the Press Information Bureau (PIB) has warned job seekers not to fall prey to such frauds and shared some safety tips.
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Police revealed that mastermind Sushant Patra and his wife have 15 bank accounts from which cyber police seized Rs 20 lakh.
"Never enter the UPI PIN to receive money,” the Odisha Police said while sharing the ‘UPI safety shied’.
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When Nayak recharged Rs1, Rs 38,000 got disappeared from his account immediately.
DCP advises Bhubaneswar residents to file complaints if they fall prey to cyber crimes without delay.
According to sources, an engineer working with Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) in Bhubaneswar has fallen prey to a nude video call trap laid by cyber fraudsters and lost Rs 25 lakh from his bank account following blackmail.
Odisha Development Commissioner Pradeep Kumar Jena, also the Additional Chief Secretary, said in his complaint with the Cyber Cell that someone was using his photograph on WhatsApp profile and asking for money from people through messages.
A pharmacist of a reputed hospital in the capital city of Bhubaneswar was allegedly looted of Rs 1 lakh by miscreants who trapped him through homosexual dating app.
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The cyber fraudsters are using innovative techniques via social media, mobile phone calls and SMS to cheat people.
Moreover, Panda also warned people to stay alert and not to share data over phone calls to private callers. Further, he said people should not share OTP or KYC details over any phone call. He urged people to report any such fraudulent calls to the National Cyber Crime Portal.