India, March 26 -- A 48-year-old senior bank executive registered an offence after she fell victim to a fraudulent scheme, losing Rs.4.5 lakh to unknown frauds who posed as police and courier company executives. The case has been registered based on the complaint lodged by the woman, a resident of Parel, who works as senior vice president with the Goregaon branch of Bank.

"On Friday, she decided to work from home and around 9am received a pre-recorded message from somebody posing as a FedEx official claiming that her courier could not be delivered and if she wanted to know further about it, she should press 3. When she pressed 3, a woman connected with her claiming that her courier to Taiwan was caught, as it had 3 passports, a laptop, p...