This email with the subject "I await your earliest response." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 28 Jul 2015 02:49:29 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "British Government" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
BRITISH GOVERNMENT Foreign & Commonwealth Office King Charles Street London SW1A 2AH OUR REF: BG/DPU/CBX/021/06A Attention Please, RE: IMMEDIATE PAYMENT RELEASE ORDER No.:MAV/BGDPU/KGN/MIN/015 Following the protest of the International Community and the Government of India, the BRITISH GOVERNMENT DUE PROCESS UNIT (BGDPU) and the Supreme Court of India under the instruction by the British finance minister (George Osborne) has ordered the British Government that all individual with an outstanding foreign debts and un-claimed Funds resulting from UK-INDIA should be compensated forthwith unconditionally.
The British Government sends their warmest congratulatory message to you this day, on the final approval of your compensation funds as we are pleased to inform you that you are now eligible to receive your $2 Million USD compensation fund. Please re-confirm the Following details for validation through this e-mail email@example.com: 1) Your full Name to make claim:- 2) Your Mobile phone and Fax Numbers:- 3) Occupation:- 4) Company name and Position:- 5) Your Date of Birth:- 6) Your Sex/gender:- As soon as the above information is received, your payment will be effected directly to you in India through British High Commission Office New Delhi India, and Reserve Bank of India, Regional Office (6, Sansad Marg, New Delhi - 110 001, India) without further delay. Yours Sincerely, The Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP [Secretary of State] Foreign & Commonwealth Office