Lahore: Complaints of blackmailing, hacking and fraud are increasing through social media.
According to the data of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), 40 thousand 650 complaints have been received during only four and a half months of this year.
According to the available records, the highest number of electronic fraud complaints were received at 16,670, while FIA received 7,000 complaints of social media crimes from across the country.
According to FIA, 5,182 complaints of defamation of citizens have been received through social media, while 501 complaints of blackmailing men and women have been received through social media apps.
According to the data, more than 600 cases have been registered this year after conducting inquiries by FIA.