Delhi Police investigates hacking of Rahul Gandhi's twitter account; briefs Lt Najeeb Jung

01 December 2016, 12:46 PM
Rahul Gandhi
Rahul Gandhi

Delhi Police has initiated a probe into the hacking of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's Twitter account and has written to the management of the social media site seeking necessary details. 

"We have written to Twitter ti provide us log details such as the IP address of the hackers. We have started investigating the matter," a senior police official said. 

Delhi Police has also briefed Lt Najeeb Jung over hacking of verified twitter accounts of Congress and Rahul Gandhi.

Congress' chief spokesperson Randeep  Surjewala had filed a complaint with the Economic Offences Wing of the Police around 1 AM , an official said. The official Twitter account of the Congress has also been hacked this morning and a string of unsavoury messages posted. 

First Published: Thursday, December 01, 2016 12:33 PM
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