Suspicious device found from ATM in Odisha’s Angul

Angul: A device, suspectedly installed in an ATM in Odisha’s Angul district to defraud debit card users, was found from the machine last evening.

A youth detected the device while withdrawing money at an ATM kiosk of SBI near Bagadia Chhak under Chhendipada police limits in the district.

While pressing buttons of the ATM, he accidentally touched the device which was attached to the machine. The device came out of the machine with ease as the youth tried to hold it.

Suspecting foul play, he informed the local police. Cops have seized the device and initiated investigation to ascertain the person who installed it.

Worth mentioning, such devices are usually used by fraudsters to know the personal identification number (PIN) of debit cards.

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