Mumbai Police called artist Badhshah in to record his announcement in the matter of fake social media followers. Mumbai police have asked Badshah to record his announcement and be available at the Crime Branch. It is yet to be explained by the Mumbai police with regards to why he is being called.
Half a month back, Mumbai Police had begun finding social media pages of prominent characters concerning fake and paid followers. There were reports that VIPs that Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Deepika Padukone were among the eight other top Bollywood characters who were probably going to be cross examined by the Mumbai Police. The prominent individuals additionally incorporate manufacturers and sportspersons alongside Bollywood celebs.
In a previous meeting, discussing the racket, Mumbai Joint Commissioner of Police Vinay Kumar Chaubey had stated, “We have researched and found upwards of 54 firms engaged with this racket. SIT including Crime Branch alongside Cyber Cell has been framed which will help in exploring this case.”
A couple of days back, artist Bhumi Trivedi had likewise stopped a grievance to the police after she found a fake profile made in her name. The faker made a fake Instagram page of the vocalist and talked with individuals. Besides, the fraudster additionally kept the screen capture of the talks and indicated it to individuals to expand followers.
Reports have it, Mumbai Police found that upwards of 176 prominent individuals, including some Bollywood big names and sportspersons, supposedly paid cash to get followers.