Mumbai police arrested a Techie from Andheri for creating and handling the fake Twitter account of famous Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar’s daughter Sara Tendulkar.
The engineer has been identified as Nitin Shishode, 39 who use to live on Military Road, Andheri, and deals in second-hand laptops, mobile phone, and accessories.
The incident came to light when Nitin made many comments over politics from Sara’s fake account which everyone noticed because as per according to Sachin and his spokesperson Sara is currently studying in London and is not interested in politics.
The Twitter account was made with the login ID @sarasachin_rt from which Nitin was commenting on various occasions and writing the controversial comments in many tweets.
The complaint against the accused was lodged with the Cyber Police of Mumbai by the personal assistant of Sachin on behalf of Sachin. After which police investigated the account and find many comments where many people mentioned about Sara’s account as fake.
The Cyber Police traced the IP address of the system from where the account was handled and successfully arrested Nitin from his place who was using the Sara’s fake account and registered the case against him under the relevant acts of cheating and defamation.
According to the Police officials, Nitin has been produced before the court, after which he has been sent to the police custody till 9 Feb for the further interrogation.