Udupi: Online frauds have increased in the District in the recent past and it has become a challenge for the police to put a stop to it. Online fraudsters are sitting somewhere and drawing money in a jiffy.
Superintendent of Police Hakay Akshay Machhindra said to mediapersons that the Cyber Police should be informed within 24 hours in case of loss of money after falling into a web of cheating online or call the helpline number 1930.
The 24-hour period after the incident is called the Golden Hour. By blocking your account, you will avoid losing more money. Those who have lost money in cyber frauds share their information with strangers. Hence, on’t share any of your details with anyone, he said.