A man from Vehari, Ahsaan Rasheed got scammed by a person calling him impersonating as an employee of local bank head office and manipulating him for sharing bank details, CNIC and personal information.
But the victim finds out the very next day that he was robbed by the scammer left him empty-handed, when he by chance went to the bank to withdraw his money.
Cybercrime is very much common these days in Pakistan unlike the past couple of years. The cases some time ago where several Chinese and Pakistani citizens were held as they were involved in similar cases from Punjab and Sindh by the FIA cybercrime circle.
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Recently, a number of people fell in prey with unauthorized withdrawals from their bank accounts fooling them for sharing bank details.
The government recently framed cybercrime laws to cope up these online cybercrimes but it is challenging for the government due to the increase in cybercrime activities.