Sariyam Taufeeq, from Untwal village in the Alwar district of Rajasthan had only studied up till class 5. Her husband is a driver and he sends her money through her bank account. Her Aadhar card is linked with her bank account and mobile number, so she uses her mobile number to withdraw money. As soon as she makes a withdrawal her husband gets notified through his mobile. Once she withdrew 2,000 rupees and came back home when her husband called to tell her that he got a message that she withdrew 3,000. Her husband told her to go back to the shop and ask him to give back the 1,000 rupees. So she went there and told him to return it. He then returned her money without any argument after she threatened to report him.
This story was received from “name” who is DEF’s SoochnaPreneur in Alwar. “Name” has now taken the responsibility of fighting fraud by informing people about safe financial practices and also letting people know how to claim their rights.