Friday, December 20, 2019, 6:42 PM
A 25-year-old woman got cheated of Rs 2 lakh on the pretext of offering a job in Bengaluru, Karnataka. The victim, Lakshmi, said she had uploaded her resume on a job portal on November 8 and the next day she received a call from a man posing as a job consultant. According to a report in Times of India, the man demanded money from Lakshmi towards completing various formalities for the job requirement. An Indian Institute of Science (IISc) scholar was duped earlier this week when online cheats offered him a job in Canada and extorted Rs 3.7 lakh from him.
Saturday, August 17, 2019, 6:48 PM
A placement firm in Pune cheated a 24-year-old student of Rs 81,200 on the pretext of offering a job in a private company. He was even sent a fake appointment letter. In the last 6 months, he was made to transfer a total of Rs 81,200 to various bank accounts on the pretext of procedures related to arranging documents and scheduling interviews. After some days he received a job offer letter which turned out to be a fake. The senior inspector who is investigating the case said, “According to primary investigation, a case has been registered against six unidentified persons for duping the victim in a job fraud case. We have collected the contact details of the accused and will soon trace them.”
Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 4:56 PM
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