LUCKNOW: A personnel of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) was duped by cyber thugs who opened a checking account in his title and took a mortgage of Rs 45,000 utilizing the financial institution particulars.
The sufferer, recognized as Lavlesh Kumar, is a local of Pratapgarh and at the moment he’s posted as jawan at SSB workplace in Gomti Nagar.
Lavlesh got here to know that somebody had opened a checking account in his title on the financial institution’s department positioned within the Naka police station space.
“I came to know about the fake account only when I went to take a housing loan of Rs 5 lakh from a financial company. The officials said that I had a bad credit score and a pending loan of Rs 45,000. I was startled and puzzled because I had never taken any loan,” stated Kumar.
“Later, I found that the fake bank account was opened online and my Adhaar card and PAN card details were used in opening the bank account,” he stated and added that the fraudster had given a special cell phone quantity within the financial institution.
The sufferer stated the contact quantity talked about within the checking account particulars was discovered switched off. “No one contacted me to get my consent to open a bank account which is fake,” he stated.
Lavlesh stated that police weren’t able to lodge an FIR and solely after the intervention of Lucknow police commissioner that an FIR in opposition to unidentified individuals was registered beneath costs of IT Act and dishonesty.
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