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US call centre scam: Another Indian sentenced to 16 months in jail

Call centre operators called US residents over the telephone and misled the potential victims into sending money utilising a number of different confidence scams, court documents showed.

US: 15 people indicted including Indian-origin in massive call centre scam

The Inspector General also noted that since 2013, the IRS impersonation scam has been on a relentless path, claiming more than 14,000 victims who have lost upwards of USD 71 million to the scammers.


Four Indians, one Pakistani plead guilty in call centre scam in US

Hardik Patel, 31, an Indian national pleaded guilty to wire fraud conspiracy before the same court on June 2.