Dehli Police has sought data from Twitter concerning the account that first tweeted concerning the ‘Bulli Bai’ app and has requested it to take away offensive content material associated to the controversy, sources knowledgeable on Monday.
Police has has additionally sought data from GitHub platform concerning the ‘Bulli Bai’ app developer.
The case registered below part 509 (phrase, gesture or act meant to insult the modesty of a girl) of the Indian Penal Code within the Cyber Police station of South-East district has now been transferred to Delhi Police Intelligence Fusion and Strategic Operations (IFSO) unit.
The motion by Delhi Police was taken primarily based on a grievance by a girl journalist on the Cyber Police Station the place she alleged that her picture was uploaded on a web site to focus on her.
The complainant mentioned that she was looking for rapid registration of FIR and rapid investigation towards unknown people who find themselves looking for to harass and insult Muslim ladies on social media and the Web.
Mumbai Police has additionally filed a primary data report (FIR) towards unknown individuals primarily based on complaints that doctored pictures of girls had been uploaded for public sale on ‘Bulli Bai’ software hosted by GitHub platform.
On Sunday, West Mumbai Cyber Police station registered a case towards the ‘Bulli Bai’ app builders and Twitter handles that promoted the app.
The case has been registered towards the unknown culprits below sections 153(A) (Selling enmity between totally different teams on grounds of faith and so forth), 153(B) (Imputations, assertions prejudicial to nationwide integration), 295(A) (Deliberate and malicious acts, meant to outrage non secular emotions), 354D (stalking), 509 (phrase, gesture or act meant to insult the modesty of a girl), 500 (legal defamation) of the Indian Penal Code and Part 67 (publishing or transmitting obscene materials in digital kind) of Info Expertise Act.