Delhi Police registers case after photos of Muslim women uploaded on app | Delhi News

NEW DELHI: A case has been registered by the cyber cell of the Delhi Police after it acquired a grievance about an unidentified group importing photographs of Muslim girls on an app, police stated on Thursday.
The Delhi Commission for Women had issued a discover to the Delhi Police and sought an in depth motion taken report within the matter.
Delhi Police PRO, Chinmoy Biswal, stated, “Appearing on a grievance acquired on the National Cybercrime Reporting Portal relating to ‘Sulli Deals‘ cell utility, a case below part 354-A of the Indian Penal Code has been registered on Wednesday and investigation taken up.”
He stated notices have been despatched to ‘GitHub’ app to share the related particulars.
The discover issued to deputy commissioner of police, cyber cell, Delhi Police had stated, “The Delhi Fee for Ladies has taken suo-moto cognisance on media report of importing of images of many women on web utilizing a platform particularly ‘GitHub’.
“It has been reported that photographs of lots of of Muslim girls and ladies have been uploaded by an unidentified group on an app utilizing GitHub – by the identify of ‘Sulli Offers’ – on Sunday, July 4. Reportedly, Sulli is a derogatory time period used to seek advice from Muslim girls.”.
In keeping with media stories, the app got here to mild when individuals began sharing their photos with the time period ‘Sulli deal of the day‘ on Twitter, the panel had stated.
“Subsequently, many ladies needed to go away social media platforms after their photos bought circulated. This can be a very critical matter and constitutes cyber crime,” the DCW had stated.

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