JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Police, which had recently unearthed a gang of interstate cyber criminals, today recovered Rs 35.6 lakh from them and handed over the amount to the complainant.
According to an official spokesman, seven fraudsters involved in the case were arrested by the Crime Branch few days back.
“The investigation of the case is still under progress as involvement of some of the Nationalised as well as private banks, Insurance companies has surfaced, who had shared the data pertaining to their respective clients with these fraudsters,” Mubassir Latifi, SSP Crime Branch, Jammu here said.
Mr Latifi appealed to people not to disclose their personal details like account numbers, PIN Codes, ATM Card numbers or Internet Banking passwords with anybody, including the bank officials to save themselves from any unpleasant hardship.
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