KARACHI: Group involved in scamming citizens by locking their gas meters has deprived them of thousands of rupees.
The gang is said to take money from people by placing locks on their meters bearing name of SSGC in different areas of Karachi during the night. The gang members leave their contact numbers on a receipt to be contacted for further details and then ask to transfer money into their account through EasyPaisa.
The Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) has lodged a complaint at police station against the scammers. The SSGC has asked citizens to register complaint with them in case of any such situation as the culprits were not officials of the gas company.