Daijiworld Media Network – Udupi (MS)
Udupi, Dec 5: A man was cheated by an online fraudster to the extent of Rs 1.01 lac on the pretext of part time job offer.
Bharatha, a resident of the city, received a link from an unknown mobile number with the offer of a part time job. When Bharatha clicked on the link and logged in and further clicked some links the wallet got created and he was asked to pay money into the wallet.
Bharatha paid Rs 964 on November 29 and he received Rs 1330 on the same day. Bharatha believed this to be a genuine offer and put Rs 84630 through Google Pay and RS 17040 through his friend Manoj. In total both paid Rs 1,01,670. However, they did not receive any amount in return nor the job offer.
A case in this connection is filed at CEN police station of the city.