Senior manager of auto firm loses Rs 8L to card block fraud | Pune News

Pune: A 57-year-old senior manager of an automobile company on Monday lodged an FIR stating that he was duped of nearly Rs8 lakh in a debit card-related fraud in May.
According to the FIR, a man posing as an employee of a private bank’s Bandra branch called the complainant and told him that the bank would soon block his debit card. “He told the complainant that his fingerprints were needed to authenticate and activate his card,” senior inspector Ganesh Jawadwad of the Nigdi police said.
The suspect said the bank would be sending someone to collect the fingerprint samples. “He further asked the complainant to share his details and any messages he would receive on his mobile phone,” Jawadwad said.
Suspecting nothing, the complainant shared one-time passwords with the suspect and soon received the messages from the bank about varying amounts being debited. “The complainant raised this matter with the
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