A Delhi court granted bail to Niraj Bishnoi, accused in 'Bulli Bai' case and Omkareshwar Thakur, creator of 'Sulli Deals' app, on March 28. The court said, they are first time offenders and jail term would affect their future. However, the court imposed strict bail conditions like, accused can't leave India, no tampering of evidences, threatening victims, need to provide personal details and appear before court on every hearing.
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Aumkareshwar Thakur, the creater of controversial "sulli deals" auction app, has been arrested from Indore, MP, on January 9. The Intelligence Fusion and Strategic Operation (IFSO) and Delhi Special Cell made the first arrest in "Sulli Deals" case. DCP KPS Malhotra said, Aumkareshwar Thakur, mastermind of Sulli Deals was the member of TradGroup on Twitter, made to troll Muslim women and list them for auction. He is being interrogated.
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Sulli Deals, an open-source app on the web platform GitHub was exposed for cyberbullying on July 3 for illegally obtaining Indian Muslim women's pictures and symbolizing their sale. Hana Khan, a commercial pilot and victim of the app said, "They'd taken my photo from Twitter and it had my user name." According to her, there wasn't a real auction, as the purpose was to degrade and humiliate.
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