The official website of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was hacked and the content was replaced with some pretty weird stuff.
The bizarre development spread like wildfire, and pretty soon everyone was talking about it.
Turns out, the content on the website was replaced with the video of muppets singing Bohemian Rhapsody, the iconic song by Queen and memes on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
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The news went viral on social media and while some people found this to be pretty funny, others were genuinely concerned.March 5, 2019 March 5, 2019 March 5, 2019
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The website had to be taken offline for maintainace and so far, no one has taken responsibility for what happened.
The party and its members have not issued any official statement yet, but it sure is a matter of concern that the official website of the ruling party of the nation can fall prey to hackers.