LIC in an alert release has asked policyholders to not give in to unscrupulous individuals' demands pretending to be company's agents or officials. The company says that these people can call and cheat you.
So, for all the LIC policyholders it is a highly crucial information:
The largest insurer in the country has come to know that some of the fraudsters are disguising them as LIC agents and luring people that they would be getting good money as well as benefits and robbing them off their hard earned money.
Now, here the organization is alerting LIC policyholders and asking them to surrender their existing policies and buy into another policy for which are they are exaggerating the benefits part. And now if you also happen to receive a similar kind of call then you need to lodge a complaint.
Some Do's and Don'ts suggested by LIC to avoid being prey to a fraud
Individuals should refrain from taking calls from unverified sources. Also, they should not reveal their personal credentials to anyone including policy number.
Policyholders should also be encouraged to buy a new policy suggested by the fraudster in the hope of getting higher returns.
LIC neither encourages policyholders to surrender their policy nor does it shares bonus information with policyholders via calls.
How you can make complaints from fraudsters pretending to be LIC officials?
You can take the complaint to the police station falling in your jurisdiction and also provide the phone number from which you happened to receive such a call.
You can e-mail the complaint to firstname.lastname@example.org, in the mail you need to mention in brief about the particulars of the call.