National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI) has issued an alert for the user
Actually, the National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI) has issued an alert for UPI users. In this alert, users have been asked to avoid making payments at this time.
- January 23, 2021, 5:48 AM IST
NPCI tweeted this information
NPCI has done a tweet informing this, that the system is being upgraded from 1 pm to 3 pm to improve your payment experience. In such a situation, you may have to face difficulty in making payments. The NPCI says that in order to avoid trouble, users should complete the necessary work in the day itself.
Cases of increasing banking fraud
Banking fraud cases have increased in the last few months. The biggest target is being made for people doing digital banking and online transactions. In such a situation, it is important that you be careful about your bank account. In view of the increasing fraud, from time to time, the bank, RBI, NPCI and the government keeps alerting the common people about this. In such a situation, it becomes very important for you how to protect your money from fraud related to UPI payment. Because nowadays cyber criminals have become very vicious.
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This is how to avoid fraud
No government agencies, banks and other financial institutions solicit financial information from anyone through a message (SMS). But if any information related to the account is sought from any person through any message, then you can inform the bank or e-wallet firm.
Apart from this, a complaint can also be made to the police or cybercrime cell. Customers should also keep in mind that do not download any unverified app nor reply to the message on your phone and do not click on any unauthorized link.