Mumbai’s Cyber cell has arrested a person for attempting to hack Income Tax details of actress Kareena Kapoor. Reports say the accused is an employee of the Paramilitary forces.
The account was hacked in September last year and the accused during investigation has confessed that that he did this to get Kareena’s mobile number and had desire to speak to her once.
DCP Sachin Patil confirmed that a team from BKC Cyber police arrested the accused from another state and got him to Mumbai on Monday afternoon. An officer said that they had been trying to track down the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the person who had hacked into the IT account.
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.
The accused files income tax returns for people as a part-time job while working with paramilitary forces, police said, without disclosing his name.