Twitter account of the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) was once hacked on Sunday, the second one time in the final nine days. On the other hand, the Twitter take care of of AIMIM has now been restored.
Hackers changed the profile photo of the AIMIM’s take care of to a picture of SpaceX founder and Tesla CEO Elon Musk. The name has also been changed to the billionaire commerce magnate.
This is reportedly the second one time the AIMIM’s official Twitter take care of has been hacked. After the first incident nine days ago, the party had written a letter to the Twitter India office to look into the issue.
Party officials have once again written to Twitter India. A response is awaited.
Twitter India recently appointed a resident grievance officer, days after designating a chief compliance officer, to meet new IT rules in the country amid tensions with the government.
The website of the United States social media firm on Sunday showed Vinay Prakash as the new grievance officer along side his contact details and procedures for users to outline potential violations of its rules and terms.
Earlier this month, Twitter had told the Delhi High Court that it would nominate an interim grievance officer to conform with the new rules. It had also said it deliberate to have a last appointment for the job in eight weeks.
The IT rules, which became effective end-May, are aimed at regulating satisfied on social media and making firms act more abruptly on valid requests to take away posts and sharing details on the originators of messages.