Gurugram Woman Duped Of Rs 11 Lakh On Pretext Of Work-From-Home Job: Cops

A woman in Gurugram was duped of Rs 11 lakh on the pretext of a work-from-home job.

The victim was lured into the job with the promise of high salary and additional benefits.

The fraudsters asked the woman to deposit money in various bank accounts to process her appointment.

The woman got suspicious when she was asked to deposit more money and lodged a complaint with the police.

The police have registered a case under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code and the IT Act.

The investigation is ongoing and the police are trying to track down the accused.

The incident highlights the need to be cautious while applying for online jobs and verify the authenticity of the employer.

Cyber frauds have increased during the pandemic as more people are working from home and relying on online transactions.

It is important to exercise caution and not fall for lucrative job offers that require money to be deposited upfront.

Anyone who suspects fraud should immediately report it to the police and avoid sharing personal and financial details online.

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