It is not uncommon for a card to get stuck in an ATM or no money to be withdrawn, but hardly anyone has heard of an ATM paying five times more than the required amount.
Five times the amount started withdrawing from an ATM in Nagpur, India. The one who withdrew five hundred rupees got 2500 rupees and he was happy. Hearing about five times the amount of money went out of the CTM and people withdrew about five lakh rupees in two or three hours.
Upon being informed by a citizen, the police came and sealed the ATM. When contacted, the bank said that due to a technical glitch, the amount was doubled, but did not give details of the technical glitch due to security reasons. Will try