A senior citizen was cheated by a college girl in Delhi’s Nehru Vihar after an elderly woman sought help for money transactions and mobile management.
The girl was arrested for cheating her elderly neighbor of Rs 2,38,000 between November 2019 and March 2020, when the woman’s son came to know of the unauthorized transaction and filed an FIR in a cyber cell in the northern district Registered.
Accused Swati (name changed) revealed that the woman who was cheated was her neighbor, who used to help her for money transactions and mobile wallet management. In November, the victim obtained a new debit card and asked her to create a PIN number as she was not well acquainted. At her request, Swati went to an ATM with the victim and generated her new PIN number.
“She also added the debit card to her e-wallet using card details and OTP, which she obtained by accessing the victim’s mobile. After using the OTP, the accused sent the OTP message and amount deduction message from the mobile phone. Removed. The victim. He spent money buying clothes, household items, food and mobile recharge, “said DCP North Anto Alphonse.
The accused is pursuing BA (Programming) from the School of Open Learning at Delhi University.