In a case of internet banking fraud, an amount of Rs. 1.17 lakh was illegally transferred from the account of a Thrissur-based engineering company, according to the police. In a complaint lodged with the West Police, Pottekatt Veetil Rajesh, managing director of Flings Engineering Company, Thrissur, alleged that the amount was illegally transferred online from his bank account maintained at South Indian Bank's Thrissur branch on August 17. Mr. Rajesh noticed the fraud the next day. West Police Circle Inspector T.R. Rajesh said that they had sought the help of cyber cell.

— Staff Reporter