Deepfake videos have been a terror for actors for two months. South actress Rashmika Mandana became the first victim of this heinous act in the showbiz arena. Delhi Police has finally arrested the villain behind that deepfake video. Sensational information has come out in the interrogation. News from Hindustan Times.
Rashmika’s deepfake video suddenly spread on social media in November 2023. The video was made by putting the face of the southern actress on the body of Indian-British social media influencer Zara Patel. Many in Bollywood have come out against this ugly video. Delhi Police started investigating the incident in the face of protests. According to them, the owner can be found by going through about five hundred profiles.
It is known that the name of the arrested youth is Imani Navin. A digital marketer by profession. But why did this work freshman? This 24-year-old youth claimed himself as a big fan of Rashmika during police interrogation. He said that he used to run the fan page of the actress. So why act like a perverted mind? According to Navin, he did this because of the addiction to increase followers on Instagram. It was also profitable. Later changed profile information and name for fear of arrest. Deletes data. But the end was not saved. He was caught by the police.
Meanwhile, Rashmika is relieved as the culprit is punished. Thanking the Delhi Police in her Instagram story, the actress wrote, ‘Hope this reminds you once again that there are people to support you in such situations and action must be taken.’