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Fake Bank Manager

What is this cybercrime?

  • Manager calls victim saying that ATM/Debit/Credit card has been blocked
  • Manager asks for Card number & OTP to unlock the card
  • Manager may ask for Name, Phone Number, Address, etc.
  • Manager does online transaction using card number and OTP
  • Victim gets SMS message that money has been debited from account

Prevention

  • Not to attend such calls
  • Inform police of any such calls

Solution in case of incident

  • Block the said ATM card by contacting bank
  • Inform nearest Police Station and register a complaint including phone number from where call was received and date-time of incident. Also supply updated pass-book.
  • Write an application to Bank Manager including case details to return the debited money.

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