In the latest victim of online banking card fraud, a 33-year-old lawyer from Jogeshwari (W) became a victim and lost Rs 1.8 lakh in ten minutes 2 days back.
Oshiwara Police said, this happened second after he received a call from a ‘telecaller’ of a nationalised bank telling him to update his details as the bank was upgradating customers.
On November 29, a case was registered, after when 14fraudulent transactions was carried out and the victim lost money.
“We sought details from the bank to track the money trails & IP address to track account details where the money got credited from the victim’s account. The bank has been told to freeze the account to which the money got credited”, the officer said.