Bitcoin scam: Sriki lured Bengaluru doctor with high returns promise

Thursday, 25 Nov, 8.37 am

Hacker Srikrishna Ramesh alias Sriki used Bitcoin as a lure to cheat a city-based pediatrician Dr Yashoda Devi, documents show.

After convincing the doctor to invest in cryptocurrency through her elder son Raunak Patil - whom Sriki was friends with - the hacker made away with Rs 28 lakh for which he had promised huge returns.