Trying for a quick score of alcohol in Delhi? Beware of cyber frauds
On May 31, the Delhi government allowed home delivery of alcohol, bringing cheer to tippler town. With thekas shut since mid-April due to the Covid lockdown, many have been longing to get their hands on a bottle of liquor. And now, they had a real shot!
The government said for home delivery, orders will have to be placed only via mobile applications or websites. Specifics were not divulged, and thence crept in the cyber frauds, targetting stay-at-home boozers.
Recently, a victim of one such scam shared her experience with the author. She said she searched the Internet for home delivery of liquor and landed on a website named “The Liquor…