With the increasing digitization, the cases of cyber fraud are seen to be increasing rapidly nowadays. The way the internet has gained tremendous momentum over the years, many cybercriminals have also been exposed, who adopt many different handles. They are also trying to woo you many times in the name of government offers to woo you. Many such offers have started going viral on social media. The viral messages claim that it has been issued by the RBI in the public interest.
RBI offers Rs 4 crore 62 lakh: According to the message going viral on social media, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is providing Rs 4 crore 62 lakh to the people. If you had found this amount, you would have to deposit a transaction fee of Rs 12,500 first. After depositing the amount, RBI is going to transfer the money directly to the account of the customers.
PIB posted full information on social media Koo: According to the news, after this viral message, PIB Fact Check has investigated the case and posted it on Koo and informed that it is fake news. The PIB has also said that the RBI has not taken any such decision. It has also been informed that RBI is not able to send any personal email to send such information.
What steps to take?: If you have also started getting fake emails from the RBI, let us tell you that the RBI never sends emails to users to give such a notice. It is a conspiracy of cybercrimesters, who are sending such information to you through fake emails of RBI so that they can get your bank account number. Along with this, PIB Fact Check also informed that before coming into the trap of any kind of offer, you should go to the official website of the RBI and get the complete information www.rbi.org.in it.