Some expats who are worsening to get family visas are declining into the hands of dishonest elements in the Kingdom and becoming victims to cheaters who run a fake website. The recent raise in advertisements presenting visa services in Kingdom has turned out to be productive ground for swindlers who desire to get profit from expatriates’ woes. From Rabigh in the Western and Eastern province, several advertisements have come up on expatriate websites, offering family visa “services”. Foundation said the swindlers are directly checking expat applicants who were rejected at official recruitment offices.
The criminals objective these expats and present them to make easy family visas within 48 hours, promising them that they would give only after being given up the invented “official visa” paper, while making sure the visa issuance at the supposed ministry website, according to the victims’ statements. “I asked for a family visa but my application was discarded. As I was surfacing from the recruitment office some people moved toward me and assured they would make easy the issuance of a visa for me,” said Mohammed Elyas Hussain. He added that he would give “SR6,500 as service charges after considering the issued visa on this website which I was able to simply discover in Google.”
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There are few postings are accessible in web forums. famous among expats in the Kingdom, where the fraud are openly presenting family and visit visa services to expats at “reasonable cost.”