The official Twitter handle of J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik was on Tuesday hacked and the hacker made him a follower of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s Twitter account.
However, the hacking was noticed and Imran Khan was “unfollowed” from Malik’s list.
The cyber cell of the police has been ordered to trace the miscreants and initiate action against them.
An official spokesman said, “It was noticed today that the Governor J&K’s Twitter handle was hacked by some mischievous elements and he was shown as a follower of Imran Khan, Prime Minister of Pakistan Twitter Handle.
“The moment it was noticed, necessary corrections were made to the account and the Imran Khan Twitter Handle was un-followed. The matter has been reported to the JK Police to take necessary follow up action as per law and find out who the miscreants are.”