Kasaragod police arrest the cyber fraud from UP village | Couple had pledged gold, borrowed money to raise the money
The dubious apps are Kerala Lottery Online and India Kerala Lottery, and both the apps have more than 10 lakh downloads each.
Over 70% of the cases were reported from Telangana, UP, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Assam. However, police probe was completed only in one-third of the cases registered across the country.
The Speaker took to social media to inform the public about the fraudulent account seeking help in his name.
In his message to the woman, the accused stated that she won the prize in an online lottery draw and if she did not pay the tax for it, a case would be registered against her by the police.
Several bank account holders in Kerala have been duped of late by rackets based primarily in the northern parts of the country.
The Thiruvananthapuram cyber police tracked down the culprits who had extorted at least Rs 10 lakh from students.
Ranjith committed the fraud by starting an account on Facebook and Instagram in the name of Ajay.
The research show the importance of being on the lookout for sites with lots of social media sharing buttons or embedded media and check whether you trust those extra platforms.
Vivek Prasad and Vinay Prasad are accused of siphoning off lakhs of rupees from the public, especially those in Kerala, by promising fake loans.