SBI alerts about online KYC fraud: Tells customers how to keep bank account safe

If you have recently received an SMS from a private mobile number stating:
Dear customer your SBI Bank account has been suspended for KYC please complete your KYC 10 min immediately click here link, then beware! This is yet another KYC scam.

In order to spread awareness among customers about KYC frauds that have been doing the rounds, the country’s largest bank,

(SBI) put out a tweet on Monday via its official Twitter handle.

“KYC fraud is real, and it has proliferated across the country. The fraudster sends a text message pretending to be a bank/company representative to get your personal details,” said the tweet.

Online frauds have been on the up in the country since the start of the novel coronavirus pandemic due to a greater…

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