Almost every day one or the other person is being duped with lakhs of rupees in Cyber fraud due to which the Cyber Crime is rapidly increasing in the city as the reports suggest that Nagpur city witness a 30% increase in Cyber Crime this year.
These Cybercriminals are finding new ways to trick people into giving their personal information and bank details. As the world is fighting against the COVID-19 and its new strain tricksters have found a new way of duping people by calling and asking for COVID-19 vaccine registration. They ask for Aadhar, email id, etc.
Subsequently, to authenticate Aadhar, they ask for OTP. The moment OTP is given, money is siphoned off from Aadhar linked Bank account.
Nagpur Cybercrime department has been constantly warning people to not fall under the prey of such tricksters and not to pass on their personal information to them.