Ameesha Patel’s Instagram account hacked; actress thanks Maharashtra Cyber Police for recovering it in record time

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Off late several B-town celebs have fallen prey to cybercrimes. In the last few months, several celebs like Farah Khan, Urmila Matondkar and Sushmita Sen‘s daughter Reene’s social media accounts have been hacked. The latest celeb to join this list is ‘Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai’ actress Ameesha Patel.

Thankfully, Ameesha filed a complaint with Maharashtra Cyber Police and they helped her retrieve her account immediately. The actress took to her social media handle to thank the police for restoring her social media account.

According to ANI report, Ameesha received a direct message on here social media account stating that her account will be suspended within 24 hours for violating Instagram’s Copyright Law. As soon as the actress clicked on the link she was directed to a fake site and her accounts were hacked.

Speaking about the case the police-in-charge said, “She filed a complaint with us on Monday. The hacker had blocked the account and deleted the contents. However, we contacted Instagram and got them to reactivate the account with all its contents intact.”

Thanking Home Minister Anil Deshmukh, Maharashtra cyber police and their team, Ameesha took to her Instagram handle and shared a video message alongside the caption, “Hi everyone … my Instagram was hacked this Sunday .. but thanks to our honourable home minister @anildeshmukhncp, @mahacyber and @yashasvi.singh.9 .. assisted by sub-inspector Sandip Patilji my Instagram account was restored in record time … thank u again .. and everyone pls be aware of such cyber attacks 🙏🏻🙏🏻(sic).”


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The ‘Humraaz’ actress also gave a shoutout to Murtaza Rangwala (Founder/CEO Filmymantra.) for helping her retrieve her Instagram account as well as Twitter. Thanking Murtaza, Ameesha said, “I really want to give a shout out to Murtaza Ibrahim Rangwala who has helped me retrieve my Instagram account along with the Maharashtra cyber department because it was hacked. My emails were also hacked and so was my Twitter. Murtaza has spent relentless hours helping me retrieve everything and he also stopped the hackers from allowing them to hack my emails further. I really want to thank him for the hours that he has put in and for his endless effort. Thank You. “


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On the work front, Ameesha was last seen in ‘Bhaiaji Superhit’ and in ‘Bigg Boss 13′ as the owner of the house.

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