Updated: June 11, 2019 7:35:24 am
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s Twitter account was on Monday night hacked by pro-Pakistan Turkish hacker group, Ayyildiz Tim.
Ayyildiz Tim tweeted multiple messages, including an anti-India post, from Big B’s twitter account. The first post read, “This is an important call to the whole world! We do condemn the irrespective behaviors of Iceland republic towards Turkish footballers. We speak softly but carry a big stick and inform you about the big Cyber attack here. As Ayyıldız Tim Turkish Cyber Armny +++”
The second post read, “The Indian State, who mercilessly attacks the Muslims fasting in the month of Ramadan, is attacking the Ummah Muhammad in this age! Indian Muslims are entrusted to us by Abdulhamid.”
Turkish hacker group Ayyildiz Tim also changed Amitabh Bachchan’s profile picture on Twitter. They replaced it with a photo of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan.
Following the cyber attack, Mumbai Police PRO said, “We have informed our cyber unit and Maharashtra Cyber about the hacked Twitter account of Amitabh Bachchan. They are investigating the matter.”
Amitabh Bachchan’s Twitter account was restored around 12:20 am on Tuesday.
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