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Anatomy of online bank fraud
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Anatomy of online bank fraud

March 15, 2023

By B.N. Pramodh In recent years, we have seen a lot of cases being reported for online bank fraud. According to NCRB (National Crime Records Bureau), there’s a decline in online bank fraud in India, with reported cases dropping from 160 crore in 2020-21 to 128 crore in 2021-22, but it is important to note…

Online fraud: Three duped of Rs. 96,837
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Online fraud: Three duped of Rs. 96,837

March 14, 2023

Mysore/Mysuru: Three persons including two students have been duped of Rs. 61,837 by online fraudsters. While the students were cheated after luring them into investing by promising high profits, another person was cheated on the pretext of getting his PAN card updated. The students, who have been duped are 23-year-old P. Ganesh of Vijayanagar 3rd…

<strong>Man arrested for sedating woman, clicking her photos</strong>
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Man arrested for sedating woman, clicking her photos

March 9, 2023

He was blackmailing her and had uploaded her photos on his WhatsApp status Mysore/Mysuru: Mysuru District Cyber Economic and Narcotics Crime (CEN) Police have arrested a man on charges of clicking private photos of a woman after making her drink sedative-laced juice and then uploading the photo to his WhatsApp status. The accused has been…

Mysureans lost Rs. 14 crore in cyber frauds last year
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Mysureans lost Rs. 14 crore in cyber frauds last year

February 22, 2023

Police ask victims to lodge complaints within two hours after the fraud Bengaluru/Mysuru: Mysuru stands second in cyber frauds committed across Karnataka in 2022 and criminals wiped off Rs. 14.07 crore from the bank accounts of victims within seconds after fraudulent access. Bengaluru topped the State with people losing Rs. 266 crore to cybercrimes. The…

Doubling money: Man cheated of Rs. 1.78 lakh online
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Doubling money: Man cheated of Rs. 1.78 lakh online

February 4, 2023

Mysore/Mysuru: An online fraudster, who lured a man into investing money by promising to double it, has cheated the man to the tune of Rs. 1.78 lakh. The man, who has been cheated, is 31-year-old J.S. Rajashekar, a resident of Hosabandikeri in K.R. Mohalla. Rajashekar, who came to know about the unidentified man through Telegram…

Online fraud: Three cheated of over Rs. 24 lakh
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Online fraud: Three cheated of over Rs. 24 lakh

January 30, 2023

Mysore/Mysuru: In separate cases, three persons have been cheated of over Rs. 24 lakh by online fraudsters in city. In the first case, 53-year-old K.L. Kumar, a resident of Rajivnagar 1st Stage, who was told by one Suresh to invest in a company through a website for high returns, has lost Rs. 20 lakh. After…

Online fraud: Two cheated of over Rs. 2 lakh in city
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Online fraud: Two cheated of over Rs. 2 lakh in city

December 18, 2022

Mysore/Mysuru: In separate cases, online fraudsters have cheated two persons of over Rs. 2 lakh in city. In the first case, 64-year-old C. Neelakanta, a resident of Saraswathipuram, has been cheated on the pretext of getting him a Jan Aushad Kendra. The fraudster, who called Neelakanta from mobile number 76995-22896, told Neelakanta to fill up…

3 lose money in online fraud
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3 lose money in online fraud

December 17, 2022

Mysore/Mysuru: In the latest incident of online fraud in the city, three persons have together lost Rs. 76,699 to online fraudsters in three separate incidents reported from different parts of the city. In the first incident, K.B. Salim Mallik, 30, a resident of Veene Seshanna Road lost Rs. 26,999 to an online vehicle buying and…

‘Old student’ posing as Customs Officer cheats school teachers
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‘Old student’ posing as Customs Officer cheats school teachers

December 10, 2022

Teachers from reputed city schools pay lakhs of rupees without even verifying claims Mysore/Mysuru: A man, who posed as a Customs Department Officer and cheated school teachers on the pretext of providing them with seized gold at cheap rates, has been arrested by the Cyber, Economic, and Narcotics Crime (CEN) Police. He claimed that he…

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