March and April are traditionally months of appraisals and job change for most people. But lately, news of fake job rackets busted across India has become viral in media. Such situation does not only portray the shady intentions of the fraudulent but a sad story for all the job hunters.
Recently, 2 fake job rackets have been busted in Vijayawada where 3 were held for cheating innocent job seekers. The accused collected money from many people, promising jobs in Krishnapatnam port and Vijayawada Thermal Power Station (VTPS) and at NTTPS.
Similarly, many cases of hoax employment have been in the lime light in the recent past. Even metros like Bengaluru, Hyderabad, New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata have not remained untouched by these gangs of frauds who promise for government as well as private jobs.
Targets of the thugs
The over indulgence of internet in our world has given these fake recruiters key to ruin the lives of many youths who are in search of jobs. These frauds are always on e-hunt to target vulnerable who easily fall prey to their bogus advertisements and promises of job offers. Freshers, college pass outs, failed students, retired personnel, job seekers from rural and semi rural areas are the main targets of the deceivers as these lot has no or less resources and knowledge of the worldly know-how.
Modes of trapping
There is no thumb rule of making people fool as these fake job recruiters or agents only aim at making easy money by hook or by crook. They reach out to their prey
How to avoid cheaters
With your wit, thorough research and proper guidance, you can easily get rid of these fraudulent.
Things to remember
Any case of job scam can lead you to the loss of hard earned money, depression and loss of identity. Therefore, it is very important to be alerts and agile while searching jobs as these scammers are all over ready to dart on to their next victim.