Port Blair, 24 April 2023
A 38-Year-Old resident of Baratang paid ₹4,19,860/- to criminals in a number of transactions. The criminals blackmailed the person on the pretext of releasing his obscene video on social media.
The man who reported the crime on the National Cyber Crime Reporting Portal talked about that he acquired a video name on WhatsApp from an unknown quantity, when he picked the decision somebody from the opposite finish captured his face picture. The face picture was morphed into obscene video and he was blackmailed.
The caller requested him to pay or his obscene video might be revealed on social media. The man additionally reported that he additionally obtained calls from somebody claiming to be police officer in Delhi, and he was knowledgeable that his obscene video might be revealed quickly.
He transferred some quantity by Google Pay and in addition deposited some money. The whole quantity he misplaced stands at ₹4,19,860/-.