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Assam registers first ever cyber crime case

For the first time Assam has registered a cyber crime case on Monday. The case has been registered with CID of Assam police acting on complaint that a huge Rs 3, 30,000 has been duped in internet banking. A Special investigation team is set to deal with the case bearing No 18/08. The victim has approached the special investigation team alleging that he received an e-mail from a company based in the United States of America which offered him a job of a comfortable amount. The company instructed him to transfer some amounts from one bank to another adding that the amount would be deposited by the agents of the company.. He was inform, that he would receive 10 per cent of the total transacted amount. Accordingly, he opened an account with the HDFC bank with an amount of Rs 3 lakh and 30 thousands in cash. Later, he transferred the amount to ICICI bank and the cheating came to light as soon as he received a phone call from HDFC Bank that his amount is wrongly deposited.
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