Farhan Akhtar, Anushka Sharma’s co-star, breathed a sigh of relief following the arrest of a 23-year-old man accused of giving rape threats Vamika, the daughter of cricketer Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma, online following India’s consecutive T20 World Cup defeats.
Ramnagesh Akubathini, a software engineer from the Sangareddy area, was apprehended by a special Mumbai Police team on Wednesday and is being brought to the city, according to reports.
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I’m really glad to hear the Mumbai Police cyber cell have located and arrested the creep who tweeted rape threats to a child. Now hoping for similar swift action in cases of female journalists who receive rape threats almost on a daily basis.— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) November 10, 2021
On social media, Farhan Akhtar expressed his joy at the man’s arrest. At the same time, he stated that he hopes that strict action be taken against such threats received by female journalists. ‘I am very happy to hear that the cyber cell of Mumbai Police has traced and arrested the lousy person who threatened a girl child with rape,’ Farhan Akhtar wrote on social media.
A request for female journalists was also made.
Farhan Akhtar went on to say, ‘Now I expect similar action for women journalists who are threatened almost daily like rape,’ in a tweet. When Anushka and Virat were threatened with their daughter, Bigg Boss 14 contestant Abhinav Shukla condemned it on Twitter. ’10 month old girl is being threatened by some people,’ Abhinav tweeted. How low have people sunk?
The Delhi Commission for Women had requested an investigation
The man allegedly targeted Virat Kohli’s 10-month-old daughter and actress Anushka Sharma, who lives in Mumbai. The Delhi Commission for Women demanded an investigation and served a notice on the Delhi Police, requesting a detailed action taken report. The suspect has been identified as Ramnagesh Srinivas Akubathini by police (23). After losing to Pakistan, he threatened Kohli’s daughter with rape on social media. The police are transporting him to Mumbai.