Man who hacked Kareena's I-T e-filing account arrested

The accused wanted to get Kareena's personal mobile number so he hacked her IT account, Mumbai police said.

Published: 03rd January 2017 08:46 AM  |   Last Updated: 03rd January 2017 08:52 AM   |  A+A-


Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor. | AFP


MUMBAI: An employee of Central paramilitary forces was arrested by the cyber police here for accessing Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor's Income Tax e- filing account, police said tonight.

The accused wanted to get Kareena's personal mobile number so he hacked her IT account, they said.

Kareena's chartered accountant had last year approached the police with the complaint that somebody had hacked her IT e-filing account and tampered with it.

Cyber-police tracked down the culprit today.

The accused files income tax returns for people as a part-time job while working with paramilitary forces, police said, without disclosing his name. Further probe was on.

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