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Delhi Traffic Police's Twitter handle hacked, probe initiated

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The handle of Traffic was hacked for a few minutes last night, following which it was restored and a probe was initiated in the matter, a senior said today.

Around 11.30 pm yesterday, a couple of messages were posted from the handle of the traffic One of the messages read: "Message me at com/justinformentin if you'd like to know how to fix this! (sic)."

Another message read: "Not a Traffic Alert. is tweeting on the Traffic Police Twitter. Hey guys! (sic)."

The said the Twitter handle was hacked for a brief period but the password was changed within minutes and it was restored.

"We have forwarded a complaint to the of police, Cyber Cell and they have launched a probe to identify the hackers," he added.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, July 11 2018. 15:20 IST