|Cyber PS Jammu’s swift action on online fraud complaint, amount refunded|
EARLY TIMES REPORT
JAMMU, Feb 26: Cyber Police Station (PS) Jammu acted swiftly on an online fraud complaint and amount refunded to the victim’s account.
Reports revealed that on a complaint filed by a complainant namely Mohd Hussain son of Faqir Mohd of Sangla Tehsil Suronkote, Poonch, at present Channi Himmat Jammu that he has been defrauded of his hard earned money by a fraudster, while he shared the OTP displayed on his mobile number. He stated that he received a call from an unknown caller and as he shared the details with the person making call, an amount of Rs 45,888 was debited from his account. Acting promptly on his complaint, a team of Cyber Police station Jammu under the supervision of SSP Sandeep Mehta, identified the route of that transaction and found that amount was transferred to #flipkart and #Mobikwik wallet service providers. The matter was immediately taken up with the Wallet Service Providers and an amount of Rs 35,888 which was transferred to filpkart was blocked and refunded to the victims account. Further investigation into the matter with respect to the identification of the accused and recovery of the remaining account is going on. It is worthwhile to mention that with the hectic efforts of the team, Cyber Police Station Jammu has recovered/refunded an amount of Rs 3.75 lakh since November 2019.