The Kerala Police has issued an advisory to the phone users. It states that do not raise the call from suspicious and unknown phone numbers starting with +5 and +4 ISD code. If missed calls from such a number do not call back at that number. Calling such numbers can cut down on talk time.
In fact, according to the Kerala Police, Kerala network operators complained that ISD calls coming from Bolivia for the past few days have increased a lot. The ISD code of Bolivia is +591. The number of such and other ISD calls has also increased. Most of these are missed calls. Some users complained that on the other hand, people call abuse on the other side of the call. Calling these numbers back is too much balance cut from their mobile. There are also a large number of such calls coming to the police. That’s why the police issued this advisory.
Police said that we are aware that whether these are really ISD calls or it is being done with any software. Till then, people have advised not to pick these calls and call back.
Can any number of calls be cut by calling a number?
Yes, it may happen that you can cut more money than your callrate when you call a number. Pay-to-call service is active on some numbers. These numbers are also slightly different from common numbers. Calling on these numbers advertise the advertisement. The number the call is made from this advertisement and both the operator and the beneficiary. There are similar numbers written in newspapers, all the excuses are being made. Calling on these costs a lot of money. Such a scam has already happened in Kanada. It was named One Ring Scam. In which the call was cut after a ring on the phone. There was a lot of talktime cut from the mobile account on call back.