32-yr-old carpenter loses ₹2.98 lakh to cyber fraud

A 32-year-old carpenter in Navi Mumbai was allegedly cheated of ₹2.98 lakh while trying to know why ₹1,100 was debited from his bank account. The complainant searched for a customer care number and called a toll-free number. However, the call was disconnected and he received a call from the fraudster, who asked him to install an app and cheated him.