India Taipei Association
Update to Advisory to the Indian Community on Fraud Phone Calls
In continuation of our earlier advisory (reproduced below), the following information is provided.
It has been brought to the attention of the India Taipei Association that members of the Indian community in Taiwan are receiving telephone calls from fraudsters.
2. India Taipei Association never makes telephone calls to individuals and demands that a fee or a penalty be paid through online or wire services.
3. As per the information provided by a few recipients of these fraudulent calls, the method adopted by the fraudsters has the following elements:
4. Members of the Indian community are hereby alerted not to fall prey to this scam. It is reiterated that India Taipei Association never makes telephone calls to individuals and demands that a fee or a penalty be paid through online or wire services.
5. Indian community is also requested to bring the full details of any such call to the attention of the local police. Please also inform us by writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Separately, India Taipei Association is also bringing the details of the scam to the attention of the Taiwan police.