According to the Government who already warned pranksters around any kind of jokes due to this COVID-19 lock-down on April Fool's Day shall be punished.
Any kind of prank on friends will not be allowed on this year as the government will take some necessary steps on every districts which will be on high alert.
The tech giant Google which is already famous for it's annual spoofs has also cancelled this tradition because of COVID-19.
Even the country Thailand also announced on yesterday any kind of jokes related to virus on this April Fool's Day must be punished under the law.
Coronavirus disease(COVID-19) is one the most infectious disease these days & it cause severe acute respiratory syndrome & some others.
These disease first identified in Wuhan but it becomes somehow unclear where these disease came from? As per the report, it came from Wuhan flesh market where others telling someone prepared in Lab. Many of us said it earlier observed in 1960. Even as per report, Doctors told it basically from SARS family & it may be treated with HIV or SARS related SARS-CoV-2 vaccine.
So in general way, nothing is final as of now so it's better you must follow the precautionary steps as per the government for your safety.
It has observed this disease mostly spread over the age 40 and above but that's not confirmed as of now. Many of us get panic when they have symptoms like fever, cough or related to COVID-19. It's nothing like that if you take immediate action you can be safe & must have positive thoughts- 'Pray to God','COVID-19 can do nothing to me' & don't get panic but if you are hiding such disease it becomes more dangerous for you & the person who came close to you.
Here some of the precautionary steps as per the government you must have to follow:
- Hand washing
Always wash your hand while eating with any antibacterial soap(i.e., Dettol or others). Wash it atleast for 20-30 sec.
2. Social Distancing
Try to maintain some distance from others & if you anyone have the symptoms like cough, cold etc. related to COVID-19 suggest them to be in quarantine.
3. Use Of Masks
If you have symptoms related to COVID-19, use of mask is most important for the safety of others in your society.
These three steps are most important apart from other steps. As you seen the COVID-19 cases are rising, it request to everyone must follow the precautionary steps as per the government which is the only way to stop COVID-19. So always be careful if we all fight then definitely will win over COVID-19.
This becomes a largest trends in online frauds since last few years. Without bothering others & share your card details leads to such kind of online fraud activity.
If we are talking about credit cards which has two advantages over debit cards "You doesn't have the protection as what you get from credit card" & "There is shorter period of time to report a suspicious transaction done from debit card as compared to credit card".
Be protect yourself from spamming, skimming & various other kinds of frauds by using the following tips:
- Keep watching your statement
Always trying to monitor your statement without having any unfamiliar activity is one of the basic advise whether you are doing shopping or any other kind of activity. Criminals always try to steal batches of payment card information that usually sell right away & those buyers used to tend those numbers as soon as possible.
2. Update Your Information
Regularly update your contact information which you gave to the bank (i.e., Name,Email,Address etc.) that will make easy for the bank to notify you of any suspicious activity.
3. Don't share PIN or Password
As everyone but still they share such kind of confidential information through different insecure online channels. Aware of such of things that leads to suspicious account activity.
4. OTP & UPI
When we are talking about these two terms OTP & UPI. Just look at yourself, if you think yourself as a sincere & you can handle UPI then it's good to use else go for OTP. When we are talking about layman, sometimes they share a pin with their close ones that leads to suspicious account activity.
5. Avoid Using Public Hotspot
You become always smart in online transaction & always looks for secure transaction, even you may find lock symbol in a browser & avoid using transaction with public hotspot.
Must be careful of the above steps of online suspicious activities & have a nice day.
The Facebook owned messaging platform Whatsapp has got the regulatory approval for launching it's digital payment platform i.e., WhatsApp Pay.
According to the National Payment Corporation Of India (NPCI) granted permission to the Calfornia headquartered on Thursday in order to operate Whatsapp Pay, that has been cater around 10 million of users in India during it's first phase.
This messaging firm which bought by Mark Zukerberg count India as one of the biggest market with more than $400 million users.
This Whatsapp Pay based on UPI (Unified Payment Interface) which is something different from the other apps you doesn't need bank user ID as well as password, by this UPI one can send or receive money. You may also heard for GooglePay which also uses UPI followed by PhonePe,Paytm etc.
Whatsapp started it's trial partnership with ICICI Bank as of now still waiting for their approval to go live.
According to founder of Facebook Mark Zukerberg "In 2018, we got approval to test this payment service with around one million of people in India, so many of them kept and use it for week after week.According to that we plan,it going to be big when we get to launch".
The India's antitrust regulation were opened an investigation into Amazon as well as in Flipkart over the allegation that the two e-commerce giants are illegally undercutting local business.
The Competition Commission of India is investigating these two companies. The commission is also looking into allegations by a New Delhi trade group that Amazon and Walmart-owned Flipkart gave preferential treatment to some sellers on their platforms.
As everyone knows, India is a huge market for Amazon and Flipkart with an approximate of 700 million users with an e-commerce market with e-commerce market that Morgan Stanley projects will be worth around $200 billion in 2027.
Both these companies invested billions of dollars in South Asian country but have faced a growing government barriers. The new regulations were imposed on foreign retailers in the last year which aims to curb many of the practices cited in the antitrust complaint, and legislation in the works could place further restrictions on how overseas tech firms store data of Indian users.