he sent me this message
Hi I'd like to propose you an offer that we have IT team based in indian and I would like to finance them, let's say if i pay you on upwork 2000$ will you pay to our employee 1300$ via upi?
he is a new client and has no past work history.
looks like a scam!!!! please suggest
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