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‘Sulli Deals’ creator deleted social media fingerprints to avoid arrest: Police

Aumkareshwar Thakur, the alleged creator of ‘Sulli Deals’, knew police would be hot on his trail after the outcry over the Muslim women’s ‘auction’ app and deleted all his social media footprints in a bid. to evade detection, law enforcement sources said on Sunday.

“He is very sharp and technically sound. He had deleted a lot of data from around 10 GB. We hope we can find more evidence once the data is recovered,” a source said.

Thakur, a BCA graduate from IPS Academy, Indore, was detained from the city by a team from the Delhi Police Special Cell.

During a preliminary interrogation, he admitted to being a member of a “Trad” group on Twitter where the idea of ​​defaming and trolling Muslim women was shared.

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Joining the “Tradmahasabha” group in January 2020 using the Twitter account @gangescion, he participated in various group discussions on trolling Muslim women.

He had developed the code on GitHub, accessible to all members of the group. He had shared the app on his Twitter account, and photos of the Muslim women were uploaded by members of the group.

After the outcry over the app, he deleted all of his social media footprints.

The special cell analyzes the technical gadgets in more detail to discover the codes/images related to the “Sulli Deals” application.

Law enforcement sources also claimed to have identified a few people assisting him.

However, to date, the police have not found any connection between him and the creator of “Bulli Bai”.

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