Fraudsters are ramping up this opportunity as Amazon ‘s Great Indian Festival, Flipkart’s Big Billion Day and the offer fair are about to begin. The offer fair on e-commerce websites is scheduled to start from October 8. But it is also possible that the customers may be cheated during the sale of this offer.Kerala Police has warned about such scams. The Kerala Police has warned in a Facebook post that some people are committing frauds in the name of e-commerce websites. The scam is creating sites similar to e-commerce websites. The fraud is done by selling branded products at low prices. The Kerala Police has stated on Facebook that they will lose money when placing orders on such sites.
Advertisements on social media platforms such as Facebook and Instagram are used to reach such fraudsters. Try to buy directly from Flipkart and Amazon’s app to avoid this scam. Police advises to check the website address to identify fake sites.