Vamsi Chowdhary, a transport agent was going through a cash crunch and wanted to cancel his trip to Mumbai and Goa with his girlfriend. However, when the 32-year-old was unable to convince his girlfriend, he decided to sent a hoax mail warning of simultaneous hijack attempts at Mumbai, Chennai and Hyderabad airports.
A task force with the help of cyber experts traced his IP address and cracked his location, which turned out to be a local cafe in SR Nagar area leading to Chowdhary’s arrest. This is not the first time that Chowdhary has landed himself a case in cyber crime, he has been accused in two cyber cases earlier as well.
His email then gave birth to a lot of ruckus amongst the authorities and the airport staff. When OP Singh, the Director General of the CISF saw the email, he claimed that the team considered the possibility of it being a hoax, but they did not want to take any chances.
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