CHANDIGARH,On 06.10.2022, on the Eve of Celebration of National Cyber Security Awareness Month October-2022, Cyber Safety and Security Awareness “See Yourself in the Cyber” campaign was organized at 04 places in Chandigarh by the officials of Police Station Cyber Crime along with Cyber Interns at highly populated area Bapu Dham colony Sector 26, Hallo Majra, Ram Darbar Phase-02 & Dhanas UT Chandigarh in two shifts 11.00 AM to 01.00 PM & 03.00 PM to 05.00 PM. During the campaign 500 people were awarded about the latest Cyber Crime trends.

They were aware about the Do’s & Don’t related to online cyber crime frauds like financial frauds, calling from Canada, Loan apps, calling from Electricity Department, UPI PIN required only to make payments and not to receive any payment, verification of the mobile number and name in the UPI application before initiating any payment. Buyer/seller showing unreasonable haste or urgency is most likely a fraudster. Using of strong password etc. Approximately 500 people were aware.