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21-Year-Old Student From Delhi University Arrested Over Bulli Bai App Row

The 21 year old is a son of an Army officer and an undergraduate student of Zakir Hussain College

21-Year-Old Student From Delhi University Arrested Over Bulli Bai App Row
21 Year Old Student From Delhi University Arrested Over Bulli Bai App Row PTI

 A 21-year-old Delhi University student have been arrested from Kotdwar in Pauri district in connection to the controversial Bulli Bai mobile app.

Mayank, the son of Army Subedar Pradeep Rawat, is doing Chemistry honours from Zakir Hussain College in Delhi. A resident of Nimbhuchaud area in Kotdwar, Mayank had come home on vacation, the officials said.

After being picked up by the Mumbai Police from home between 2-3 am, he told his interrogators that he had created his Twitter account in 2020 and has many virtual friends.

He said he received a link through a message on December 31 and was asked to join it. He admitted that he took seven to eight screenshots and shared them on his timeline.

However, as soon as he came to know that an FIR had been registered on the app he deactivated it.The police have recovered his mobile phone on which objectionable screenshots and posts shared by him are available, the officials said.

Another arrest in the case of a woman was made from Rudrapur in Udham Singh Nagar district on Tuesday.

( With PTI Input)

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