On Google search, we found that several such cases of fraud messages related to KBC have been reported by citizens around the country. The Times of India reported on October 7, that a fake call saying, "Congratulations, main Amitabh Bachchan ke 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' show se bol raha hoon. Lucky draw mein aap ka number select hua hai, aap Rs25 lakh jeet chuke ho."
Earlier, The Hindu reported that a "Mumbai resident Gayatri Pisekar received a WhatsApp message from an unknown number, which included the KBC logo, a picture of Mr. Bachchan, and a voice message. Ms. Pisekar played the message, which had the recording of a man saying in Hindi that she had won 35 lakh, and that she should make a WhatsApp call to the number of the 'head office' mentioned in the message."
Published:Thu, January 03, 2019 2:43pm | Updated:Thu, January 03, 2019 2:47pm