Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Latest Updates

Online scams: Federal Investigation Agency nabbed over 300 online fraudsters from Faisalabad

So far, over 1,100 residents of Faisalabad have fallen victim to online fraud in 2022, losing millions of rupees from their bank accounts.

ISLAMABAD: The cybercrime wing of the Federal Investigation Agency has rounded up more than 300 individuals involved in online trading scams just in one city _ Faisalabad in 2022.

The agency has registered 150 online fraud cases and nabbed more than 300 people from Faisalabad for their alleged involvement in the scams..

According to the FIA officials, the industrial city Faisalabad is being targeted by online fraudsters and the number of online scams is growing on a daily basis.

So far, over 1,100 residents of Faisalabad have fallen victim to online fraud in 2022, losing millions of rupees from their bank accounts.

The cybercrime wing officials of the agency said that the fraudsters are accessing bank account details through a masking software impersonating as bank representatives.

The scammers use different tactics to extract bank details and rob the people of money.

Javed Mahmood
Written By

I am an experienced writer, analyst, and author. My exposure in English journalism spans more than 28 years. In the past, I have been working with daily The Muslim (Lahore Bureau), daily Business Recorder (Lahore/Islamabad Bureaus), Daily Times, Islamabad, daily The Nation (Lahore and Karachi). With daily The Nation, I have served as Resident Editor, Karachi. Since 2009, I have been working as a Freelance Writer/Editor for American organizations.

Entertainment

YouTube Announces Top 10 Creators Of 2022 In Pakistan: YouTube Announces Top 10 Creators Of 2022 In Pakistan The Top 10 Pakistani Creators of...

Health & Education

The results of the CSS 2022 written examination have been released by the Federal Public Service Commission (FPSC). According to the details, approximately 393...

Economy

KARACHI/ISLAMABAD: Karachi’s fishermen accidentally caught a humungous Indo-Pacific sailfish _ a rare fish which is famous as “ghora fish” among the locals. Ibrahim Hyderi’s...

Latest Updates

PBC employees and pensioners have urged the President of Pakistan, Prime Minister, and Chief Justice of Pakistan to help them and save Radio Pakistan...