Fact Check: Did you get this message, call offering Rs 25 lakhs as reward under KBC lottery? Here’s truth

Fact Check: PIB Fact Check has tweeted about a new fake scam alert! The Press Information Bureau’s official fact check Twitter handle ‘PIB Fact Check’ has alerted everyone about a fake lottery advertisement circulating on social media.

The fraud lottery advertisement claims that the recipient won a lottery of Rs 25 lakh which was jointly organized by Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) and the Reliance Jio Department. To which, PIB Fact Check has said that this lottery is a scam. Do not share your personal information on such calls, mails, and messages.

“Phone calls, e-mails and messages are being circulated by fraudsters with the false claim that the recipient has won a lottery of ₹ 25,00,000. #PIBFactCheck: Beware of such lottery scams. Do not share your personal information on such calls, mails and messages, “PIB Fact Check tweeted.

The PIB also added a link to the Delhi Police’s Cyber ​​Cell in this tweet, which provides more information about the ‘KBC Lottery Fraud’ and cautions people against dealing with such claims.

Note: If you want to verify a certain piece of news or advertisement or claim, then you can mail it to pibfactcheck@gmail.com.


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