In a shocking incident, a Judge of the High Court of Tripura, Justice Arindam Lodh is the latest victim of cybercrime.
On August 27, an amount of Rs 1 lakh was debited from his account through Net Banking. The amount was taken out in five total transactions.
Mr. Lodh came to know about the incident when he received an SMS from the bank informing that an amount of Rs 1 lakh has been debited from his.
Shockingly, the ATM card of his account was with him and Lodh did not receive any SMS from the bank asking for ‘OTP’ numbers for his online transactions.
On the same night, Mr. Lodh informed the bank manager about the whole incident and after consulting with the bank staff, lodged an FIR at the West Agartala police station.
The police along with the bank officials are investigating the matter.
Updated by: News Sources 2019-08-30 1:05 PM