Unidentified suspects running a Facebook page have been looting young people looking for teaching jobs in Islamabad.
They advertise job vacancies for tuition teachers on the online page, get people to pay for registration and then block their numbers. The group makes money by charging a registration fees which is transferred through a mobile wallet.
DIG Operations Waqaruddin Saeed has directed the CIA to investigate the incident.
“I needed a job and was looking for tuition jobs online when I came across this ad. I applied. They were asking for Rs10,000 in registration fees. I paid Rs7,000 and waited for two days. When I contacted them, my number had been blocked,” narrated one applicant.
Another youngster paid the group Rs5,000 in registration fees. He, too, never heard back.