A 16-year-old class 12 student has been taken into custody by the police in Gujarat for allegedly issuing rape threats to MS Dhoni’s daughter Ziva on Instagram after CSK’s lost the IPL match a week before.
MS Dhoni’s(former Indian captain of cricket team) 5-year-old daughter Ziva Dhoni was targeted on social media after the loss of Chennai Super Kings (CSK)’s against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020.
On Sunday, a 16-year-old boy was arrested by the Gujarat police for allegedly issuing rape threats to Dhoni’s daughter on his wife Sakshi Dhoni’s Instagram account.
The 16-year-old, a class 12 student was nabbed from Mundra in Gujarat on Sunday. He was picked up by the local police after a tip-off from the Ranchi police which had registered a case in the matter last week.
“We detained him for questioning after Ranchi police informed us that the accused hails from Mundra in Kutch district. We have confirmed that the boy is the same who had posted the message. He will be handed over to Ranchi police as the FIR was lodged in that city,” said Kutch (West) S.P Singh.
Ranchi police is expected to reach kutch on Monday and they will take the teenage boy into custody for further investigation. Detailed action will be taken as per the Juvenile Act.