‘Vi 5G Network is live. Click on the link below or call XXXXXX number to upgrade.’ If you have this message too, be careful. Otherwise the account will be empty.
5G Service has arrived in India and is gradually reaching many cities. Reliance Jio and Airtel are two telecom companies that are rolling out 5G service in India. 5G service will start soon across the country, there is some time for this, as step wise work is going on. Those who are users of BSNL and Vodafone-Idea will have to wait a little longer for 5G. Users are accessing a fake message where it is claimed that 5G service has started. If you are a BSNal or Vi user then avoid this scam…
Message Viral – Vodafone-idea 5G Service started!
This message is coming to the people
According to the TOI report, many Vi users are receiving SMS and WhatsApp messages about 5G, Giving people a chance to connect to the 5G network by clicking on the link. But this is fake. Users received the message, ‘VI5G network is live. Click on the link below or call XXXXXX number to upgrade.’
Do not click on link
The report states that the link is linked to the PayTM account in SMS. The link is clicked by greed of 5G. Which leads directly to the payment option. This hacks their phone and users lose money. Telecom operators have advised users not to be careful with such scams. Please tell, Jio and Airtel are rolling out 5G service and there is no need to take 5G SIM for this. 4G SIM will work only.