Dantewada: Cyber thugs sent messages to many officers for money by putting a picture of the collector
Dantewada, August 06 (H.S.). An attempt has been made to cheat in the name of the collector of the district by cyber thugs. The hacker has put the collector’s photo in the DP of Watts. He sent messages for money to many officials from the DP number. After getting such information from the officials, when the collector got it investigated, it was found to be correct. The collector has complained to the Dantewada SP regarding this matter along with the above number.
Collector has complained to Dantewada SP on Saturday by taking screen shot of mobile number-8179240441 on WhatsApp. On calling, the above number is telling out of service. The Collector said that he would also register an FIR in this matter. Collector Vineet Nandanwar has also alerted everyone by putting a status in his mobile. He said that in this regard, information has been given to Dantewada SP Siddharth Tiwari on mobile. He said that if any such message comes to them, they should inform them.
It is noteworthy that by putting DP of others in internet media, fraud or asking for money from people is becoming the easiest way to cheat. There were many such cases in which people gave money considering the thugs as their acquaintances. Meanwhile, the courage of the thugs has increased so much that they are not even leaving the collector. Such complaints against cyber thugs come in big cities. This is the first case of cheating in Dantewada by putting a picture of the collector. After this incident with the collector, now the police has also become alert.