Tarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chasma actor Bhavya Gandhi’s Instagram account hacked seven times

Akshata Shetty
It's been suspected that someone close to Bhavya Gandhi is involved in the hacking case.

Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah actor Bhavya Gandhi best known for his role as Tappu aka Tipendra Gada has been in buzz ever since he quit his telly show for his big screen debut. The child actor is all set to make his debut in Gujarati films and his fans cannot wait to know more about his future plans. But lately, the actor is back in buzz and this time not for good reason. The 20-year-old’s Instagram account has been continuously hacked for nearly seven times.  He has hence approached the cyber crime police station on Monday to highlight the issue.

Cops suspect the involvement of Bhavya’s friends in this case. The actor in his complaint mentioned that his social media account has been hacked with some malicious intent by someone on March 30. He also mentioned that a guy called as Manav is identified as the suspect in this case. The telly star’s mother, Yashoda, confirmed the news to Mid Day saying, “Bhavya has not been able to access his Instagram account since four days. He learned about it after few of his friends found his posts on his Instagram account suspicious and informed Bhavya. The hacker is tech savvy and has been doing this by using multiple email-IDs.” (ALSO READ: Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah producer lashes out at Tappu aka Bhavya Gandhi. Says success has gone into his head)

The concerned mother also revealed that “The accused could be a known person. We’ll know about his motive only once he is caught. Bhavya is feeling harassed due this incident.” Bhavya tried to retrieve his account by resetting the password and each time the hacker found his way out. In all, the actor’s account was hacked for seven times. As a safety precaution, Gandhi informed his friends that his account has been hacked before approaching the police. (ALSO READ: Bhavya Gandhi of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah and 5 other child actors who reached stardom before hitting puberty)

Bhavya took cop’s help just to prevent the hacker from taking undue advantage of the access he has, Police are suspecting someone very close to the actor is responsible. They will be soon writing to Instagram to block Bhavya’s account and get IP address of the hacker. (ALSO READ: This is the real reason why Bhavya Gandhi aka Tappu quit Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah after 8 years- Read EXCLUSIVE)