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Mysuru Man Duped Of Rs 99,999 By Online Fraudsters

Sunday, September 19, 2021

In an incident of online fraud, a man from Mysuru's Nanjangudu was duped of Rs 99,999 by cyber fraudsters. The victim was cheated on the pretext of offering an ATM card.

The fraudsters impersonated bank officials. The victim, Basheer Ahmed, is a resident of the Neelkantha Najangud town.

He has a savings account at the Central Bank of India. The miscreants called up his wife and spoke in Hindi. They introduced themselves as bank staff and claimed that they were offering a new ATM card. They also sought details of the old ATM card and swiped off Rs 99,999 from their account.

Basheer has lodged a complaint with Cyber crime police in Mysuru.

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