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Your favourite Instagrammer may be a Pakistani spy: Indian Army cautions soldiers

New Delhi, Jne 25, 2019: The Indian Army has cautioned its soldiers against an Instagram and a Facebook profile, saying that it could be that of a Pakistani spy, trying to gather classified information.

Updated:Monday, June 24, 2019, 18:38

Your favourite Instagrammer may be a Pakistani spy: Indian Army cautions soldiersNew Delhi, Jne 25, 2019: The Indian Army has cautioned its soldiers against an Instagram and a Facebook profile, saying that it could be that of a Pakistani spy, trying to gather classified information.

It has said that social media profiles "Oyesoumya" on Instagram and "Gujjar Soumya" on Facebook have come to the notice of the Indian Army for their "duplicitous credentials".

In an advisory, it said that the profiles could be of a spy trying to "target Army officers and special forces` troops" and obtain classified information from them.

The Indian Army said that there is a possibility that the profile is being used by agencies to create inroads into the social media accounts of gullible personnel to gain information of classified nature.

"She claims to be the sister of late Captain Pawan Kumar. She claims to be currently studying as a research scholar in IIT Bombay and that she has cleared IIT JEE 2016 and NTSE 2014," the advisory read.

It added: "It is necessary that the envt may be sensitised against any contact with the profile and threats pertaining to the same as there is a likelihood that the profile being used by inimical agencies to create inroads into the social media accounts of gullible services persons to gain information of classified nature."

Source: India Today

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