Over 95 per cent of global scam calls originate from India

  • Tech support scams are an international problem, but India has emerged as a leader in the shady industry – to the extent that three call centres in Kolkata recently became the target of vigilante YouTube content creators seeking to give them a taste of their own medicine.
  • Whether we like it or not, scams are an outcome of entrepreneurship,” says computer programmer and investigative journalist Samarth Bansal, who has reported on the scamming industry

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