The alleged handler of the most influential pro-Islamic State (ISIS) Twitter account has been arrested, a senior police official said in
Bengaluru on Saturday. The person is under police surveillance, confirming the arrest of the pro-jihad tweeter “@ShamiWitness” who had been anonymously operating the account as “Mehdi”.
Bengaluru Police were on the searche for “Mehdi” who was found to be working as an executive based out of Bengaluru. Britain’s channel 4 News had aired the report regarding the country’s IT capital’s link with the Twitter account that is followed by foreign
The British news broadcaster did not reveal his full name as he said his life would be in danger. To the shocking fact it is total of 39
Indian workers are still under Servitudes of the deadly ISIS.
‘Channel 4’ yesterday said that the man operating the account is an executive in the city working for an Indian conjoin and had been able to remain anonymous “until now” and avoiding questions about his role in the Islamic State’s propaganda war.
Channel 4 News had said its investigation had however revealed that the man operating the account is called Mehdi and he is an executive in Bangalore working for an Indian integrate.
His message’s from twitter were seen two million times each month, making him perhaps the most influential Islamic State Twitter account, with over 17,700 followers. But the official’s refused to give full details. And they are in hunt for the further move.