New Delhi5 hours agoAuthor: Pawan Kumar
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The Home Ministry has prepared a report on the different types of cyber crimes happening in different states of the country through the National Cyber Crime Reporting Portal, Data Portal and NCRB.
Telangana is at the forefront in terms of cyber crime in the country. All types of cyber crimes are highest here compared to other states. In 2022, 3223 cases of banking fraud, 2179 cases of OTP fraud and 234 cases of cyber blackmailing were registered in Telangana.
After Telangana, Maharashtra, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh can be called cyber crime hot spots. Maximum cases of fake profiles were registered in Maharashtra. The highest number of cases of ATM fraud occurred in Bihar.
This has been revealed in a report of the Home Ministry. Actually, the Home Ministry has prepared a report on the basis of different types of cyber crimes happening in different states of the country through National Cyber Crime Reporting Portal, Data Portal and NCRB.
This shows which type of cyber crime is highest in which state. So that by understanding the different types of cyber crime according to the states, a new strategy can be prepared to deal with it. 51 cases were registered in North and 37 in UP.
OTP fraud is more in these 10 states
MP-Maharashtra ahead after Telangana in spreading fake news
The report of the Home Ministry shows that the crime of spreading fake news on social media across the country is highest in 6 states. Among these, Telangana, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh are on top. 230 cases of spreading fake news were registered across the country in 2022, out of which 81 cases were reported in Telangana and 37 in Tamil Nadu.
Telangana and Maharashtra also recorded the highest number of cyber blackmailing cases. 234 cases of cyber blackmailing in 2022 in Telangana, 95 in Maharashtra, 70 in Assam, Rajasthan
Maximum 638 cases of ATM fraud in Bihar
In 2022, 1690 cases of ATM fraud were registered across the country. Bihar is at the forefront in this matter. 638 ATM fraud cases have been registered in Bihar alone. After this, Telangana (624) comes at second place and Maharashtra (144) comes at third place.
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Highest number of cases of fake profiles in Maharashtra
Maharashtra and Rajasthan have reported the highest number of cases of fraud by creating a fake profile of a person on social media. A total of 157 such cases were registered across the country. 48 cases were reported in Maharashtra, 33 in Rajasthan, 26 in Bihar and 14 in Telangana.
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