India Introduces Chakshu: Report Fraud Calls & Texts Platform

es, that's correct! India recently launched a new initiative called Chakshu to combat fraud calls and messages.

It's a web-based platform designed to empower citizens to report suspicious communication.

Here's a breakdown of what Chakshu offers:

Reporting Suspicious Activity: Citizens can report fraudulent calls, SMS, 

and even social media messages (like WhatsApp) on Chakshu. 

es, that's correct! India recently launched a new initiative called Chakshu to combat fraud calls and messages.

This includes scams like impersonation (government officials, banks), 

KYC frauds, sextortion, and other deceitful activities.

Ease of Use: Chakshu is integrated with the Sanchar Saathi portal,

a government platform for telecom consumers.

This makes reporting simple and convenient.

Potential Consequences: Reported numbers will be flagged for re-verification. 

If the verification fails, the number might get disconnected.

By encouraging citizens to report fraud attempts,

Chakshu aims to create a more vigilant environment and make it tougher for scammers to operate.