Twitter user giving rape threat to Virat Kohli’s daughter is Indian, not Pakistani
Since Indian bowler, Mohammed Shami, was abused on social media after India’s loss to Pakistan in the T20 World Cup, there has been an organised effort to blame anonymous Pakistani accounts for targeting Shami. Indian cricket team caption Virat Kohli came out in support of Shami…. A now-deleted Twitter handle ‘Amena @criccrazyygirl’ posted a tweet where the user threatened to rape Kohli’s daughter. It has now been claimed that @criccrazyygirl is a Pakistani bot account….
Alt News first searched for archived links of tweets by @criccrazyygirl to find the unique Twitter ID of the account. When we found a tweet on Wayback Machine…. We then looked for replies to @criccrazyygirl on Twitter and discovered some tweets that redirected to @ramanheist. This means both accounts were the same but the username was changed. We applied the same process of finding archived tweets of @ramanheist on Wayback Machine and looked for the unique Twitter ID on the source code page. The unique ID is the same….
We also found archived links of tweets where @ramanheist is talking about trading on NIFTY which is an Indian stock market index. He also shared an email by Zerodha, which is an Indian financial services company. This suggests that the person behind the account hails from India….