How four Japanese students ended up paying ₹1 lakh for a meal in Italy
Four Japanese students ended up paying as much as ₹1 lakh for their nominal meal at a restaurant in Italy. The five-year-old incident shows how foreign tourists are duped by local groups and highlights the need to stay aware and alert in such situations
Living abroad can be tough due to language and cultural barriers. This makes people, especially students, vulnerable to fraud. In a recent case, four Japanese students ended up paying an exorbitant amount of nearly ₹1 lakh for substandard food at a restaurant during their trip to Venice on a holiday.